Ray Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern musical circuit, the soulful singer gained a reputation and then exploded with worldwide fame when he pioneered coupling gospel and country together.

Average Score : 74.48

The extraordinary life story of Ray Charles.

Status: Released

Release Date: 2004-10-29

Geners Drama Music

Production Companies Bristol Bay Productions Universal Pictures Anvil Films Baldwin Entertainment Group

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 152 minutes

Budget: $40,000,000

Revenue: $124,700,000