Posthumous and Compilation Albums

Posthumous studio productions of previously unreleased material:

2005 Genius & Friends

2006 Ray Sings, Basie Swings

2010 Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters

Compilation albums, or rather some of the more notable ones:

1958 Ray Charles (Coronet)

1961 Do the Twist! with Ray Charles (Atlantic)

1962 The Ray Charles Story, Volume One (Atlantic)

The Ray Charles Story, Volume Two (Atlantic)

1963 The Ray Charles Story, Volume Three (Atlantic)

1964 The Ray Charles Story, Volume Four (Atlantic)

1967 A Man And His Soul (ABC)

1970 The Best of Ray Charles (Atlantic)

1971 A 25th Anniversary in Show Business Salute to Ray Charles (ABC / Atlantic)

1987 Ray Charles Live (Atlantic)

1988 Ray Charles Anthology (Rhino AB))

1989 Seven Spanish Angels and Other Hits (Columbia)

1990 Ray Charles - Greatest Hits, Vol. 1/Vol. 2 (DCC Compact Classics)

1991 The Birth of Soul (Atlantic)

1997 Genius and Soul: The 50th Anniversary Collection (Rhino)

1997 The Complete Swing Time & Down Beat Recordings 1948-1959 (Night Train Int'l)

1999 Ultimate Hits Collection (Rhino (WEA))

2000 The Very Best of Ray Charles (Rhino WEA)

2001 The Definitive Ray Charles (Rhino WEA)

2003 Ray Charles In Concert (Rhino Handmade)

2005 Pure Genius: The Complete Atlantic Recordings (1952–1959) (Atlantic)

2009 Genius! - The Ultimate Ray Charles Collection (Concord Records)

2011 Singular Genius: The Complete ABC Singles (Concord)

he Complete Early Recordings 1949-1952 (JSP Records)

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