Posts Tagged: Ray Charles

Jamie

Jamie Foxx is One Step Closer to Playing Mike Tyson

Jamie Foxx Is One Step Closer to Playing Mike Tyson in Upcoming Biopic Jamie Foxx has played some legendary roles in his lifetime but his next one may be one for the record books. Foxx is ready to play the role of Mike Tyson in an upcoming biopic. The actor shared the news on Instagram… Read more »

Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones Says Ray Charles Got Him Hooked on Herion

Quincy Jones joined The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast to promote his new documentary, Quincy, on Netflix. On the podcast, Jones revealed that Ray Charles had got him hooked on heroin for five months when he was just 15-years-old. “When they finished playing they’d go over in the corner and they had it on their… Read more »

Ray Charles

Ray Charles First Black Artist To Own His Masters

Ray Charles first black artist to own his master recordings.  If you saw the movie, then you know about the scene when he was about to sign with ABC records and he asked if he could own his masters, and the record executive said come on Ray no artist owns their masters, not even Frank… Read more »