Ray Charles ‎– Pure Genius - The Complete Atlantic Recordings (1952-1959)

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Rhino Entertainment Company ‎– R2 74731
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7 × CD, Compilation, Reissue, Box Set
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1-1 The Sun's Gonna Shine Again 2:38
1-2 Roll With My Baby 2:37
1-3 The Midnight Hour 3:02
1-4 Jumpin' In The Mornin' 2:48
1-5 It Should've Been Me 2:43
1-6 Losing Hand 3:14
1-7 Heartbreaker 2:53
1-8 Sinner's Prayer 3:54
1-9 Mess Around 2:42
1-10 Funny (But I Still Love You) 3:15
1-11 Feelin' Sad 2:51
1-12 I Wonder Who 2:50
1-13 Don't You Know 2:57
1-14 Nobody Cares 2:40
1-15 Ray's Blues 2:54
1-16 I Got A Break Baby 2:47
1-17 Blackjack 2:20
1-18 I've Got A Woman 2:54
1-19 Greenbacks 2:52
1-20 Come Back Baby 3:06
1-21 A Fool For You 3:03
1-22 This Little Girl Of Mine 2:33
1-23 Hard Times (No One Knows Better Than I) 2:55
1-24 Blues Hangover 2:19
1-25 Mary Ann 2:48
1-26 Drown In My Own Tears 3:21
1-27 Hallelujah I Love Her So 2:35
1-28 What Would I Do Without You 2:34
2-1 Dawn Ray 5:03
2-2 The Man I Love 4:28
2-3 Music, Music, Music 2:56
2-4 Black Coffee 5:32
2-5 Lonely Avenue 2:34
2-6 I Want To Know 2:11
2-7 Leave My Woman Alone 2:41
2-8 The Ray 3:59
2-9 I Surrender Dear 5:06
2-10 Bornful Soul 5:30
2-11 Ain't Misbehavin' 5:41
2-12 Joy Ride 4:39
2-13 Sweet Sixteen Bars 4:08
2-14 Doodlin' 5:53
2-15 There's No You 4:47
2-16 Undecided 3:42
2-17 My Melancholy Baby 4:22
2-18 It's All Right 2:17
2-19 Ain't That Love 2:51
3-1 Rockhouse Parts 1 & 2 3:52
3-2 Get On The Right Track Baby 2:19
3-3 Swanee River Rock (Talkin' 'Bout That River) 2:17
3-4 That's Enough 2:46
3-5 Talkin' 'Bout You 2:49
3-6 What Kind Of Man Are You 2:50
3-7 I Want A Little Girl 2:56
3-8 How Long Blues
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
9:17
3-9 Cosmic Ray
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
5:24
3-10 The Genius After Hours 5:24
3-11 Charlesville 4:56
3-12 Bags Of Blues
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
8:53
3-13 Deed I Do
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
5:51
3-14 Blue Funk
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
8:12
3-15 Soul Brothers
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
9:33
4-1 Bag's Guitar Blues
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
6:28
4-2 Yes Indeed! 2:17
4-3 I Had A Dream 2:54
4-4 You Be My Baby 2:30
4-5 Tell All The World About You 2:02
4-6 My Bonnie 2:50
4-7 Soul Meeting
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
6:05
4-8 Hallelujah I Love Her So
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
5:31
4-9 Blue Genius
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
6:42
4-10 X-Ray Blues
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
7:07
4-11 Love On My Mind
Vibraphone – Milt Jackson
3:49
4-12 The Spirit-Feel (Live, 1958) 3:46
4-13 Blues Waltz (Live, 1958) 6:24
4-14 In A Little Spanish Town (Live, 1958) 3:48
4-15 Sherry (Live, 1958) 4:26
4-16 (Night Time Is) The Right Time (Live, 1958) 4:04
4-17 A Fool For You (Live, 1958) 7:11
5-1 I've Got A Woman (Live, 1958) 6:19
5-2 Talkin' Bout You (Live, 1958) 4:22
5-3 Swanee River Rock (Talkin' 'Bout That River) (Live, 1958) 2:09
5-4 Yes Indeed! (Live, 1958) 2:40
5-5 Early In The Mornin' 2:48
5-6 (Night Time Is) The Right Time 3:26
5-7 Carrying That Load (Single Version) 2:16
5-8 Carrying That Load (LP Version) 2:24
5-9 Tell Me How Do You Feel 2:44
5-10 David "Fathead" Newman Fathead 5:23
5-11 David "Fathead" Newman Tin Tin Deo 5:22
5-12 David "Fathead" Newman Bill For Bennie 4:17
5-13 David "Fathead" Newman Hard Times 4:43
5-14 David "Fathead" Newman Mean To Me 4:16
5-15 David "Fathead" Newman Sweet Eyes 3:45
5-16 David "Fathead" Newman Weird Beard 4:49
5-17 David "Fathead" Newman Willow Weep For Me 4:59
5-18 Tell The Truth 3:06
5-19 What'd I Say Parts I & II (Mono LP Version) 5:04
6-1 What'd I Say Parts I & II (Stereo LP Version) 6:03
6-2 Tell Me You'll Wait For Me 3:25
6-3 Come Rain Or Come Shine 3:42
6-4 Don't Let The Sun Catch You Cryin' 3:46
6-5 Just For A Thrill 3:26
6-6 You Won't Let Me Go 3:22
6-7 Am I Blue 3:41
6-8 The Spirit-Feel (Live, 1959) 4:23
6-9 Frenesi (Live, 1959) 5:04
6-10 Tell The Truth (Live, 1959) 3:35
6-11 Drown In My Own Tears (Live, 1959) 6:24
6-12 (Night Time Is) The Right Time (Live, 1959) 4:05
6-13 What'd I Say (Live, 1959) 4:25
6-14 Let The Good Times Roll 2:53
6-15 Alexander's Ragtime Band 2:53
6-16 Deed I Do 2:27
6-17 When Your Lover Has Gone 2:51
6-18 Two Years Of Torture 3:25
6-19 It Had To Be You 2:45
6-20 I'm Movin' On 2:22
6-21 I Believe To My Soul 2:59
7-1 Baby Let Me Hold Your Hand 0:21
7-2 Unknown Title 1:16
7-3 Piano Improvisation & Dialog #1 0:31
7-4 ''Losing Hand'' & Dialog #1 1:47
7-5 ''Little Rock Getaway'' & Dialog 1:16
7-6 Kentucky Waltz 1:23
7-7 Heartbreaker (Instrumental Version) 2:13
7-8 ''Heartbreaker'' & Dialog 1:13
7-9 Piano Improvisation & Dialog #2 0:42
7-10 Heartbreaker (False Starts 1 & 2) 1:12
7-11 ''Losing Hand'' & Dialog #2 1:20
7-12 ''Losing Hand'' & Dialog #3 (W/ Reverb) 1:27
7-13 ''Losing Hand'' & Dialog #4 (W/ Reverb) 4:55
7-14 Heartbreaker 2:53
7-15 ''It Should've Been Me'' & Dialog 2:56
7-16 Nobody Cares 3:57
7-17 Piano Improvisation & Dialog #3 0:33
7-18 Mess Around 2:39
7-19 Funny (But I Still Love You) 3:17
7-20 Sinner's Prayer 3:44
7-21 Piano Improvisation & Dialog #4 1:01
7-22 ''Low Society'' & Dialog #1 3:08
7-23 Boogie Woogie 1:56
7-24 ''Low Society'' & Dialog #2 3:28
7-25 Worried Life Blues 3:01
7-26 ''Come Back Baby'' (Walter Davis Version) & Dialog 1:59
7-27 Low Society 2:56
7-28 "(Night Time Is) The Right Time" (Takes 1-7) & Dialog 8:17
7-29 Tell Me How Do You Feel (Take 1) 3:21
7-30 Dialog 1:01
7-31 ''It Had To Be You'' & Dialog 1:40
7-32 ''My Buddy'' & Dialog 1:45
7-33 Dialog 0:18
7-34 ''When Your Love Has Gone'' & Dialog 1:50
7-35 I'm Beginning To See The Light 1:26
7-36 "Let The Good Times Roll" & Dialog 2:46

Notes

Reissue of the 2005 box set, but withoput the DVD.

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  • Barcode: 0 081227 973506

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