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James Brown, I.M. Pei connect Rock Hall of Fame to Augusta

...you'll soon come across a small poster advertising a concert in Atlantic City, N.J., featuring James Brown and Ray Charles.In the Cities and Sounds section, a Soul exhibition contains a black jumpsuit with the word "Sex" on the front...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-08-09/james-brown-im-pei-connect-r
Boseman captures essence of Brown in 'Get On Up'

...Godfather of Soul, Mr. Dynamite and The Hardest Working Man in Show Business, just as Jamie Foxx did for playing Ray Charles in Ray.The music tracks used are mostly Brown's own unmistakable recordings.Boseman, who turns 32 on Aug. 18...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/boseman-captures-esse
Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...be surprised if Boseman wins an Oscar just as Jamie Foxx won one for his portrayal of another Georgia music legend, Ray Charles, in Ray.Interestingly, most of the central characters in Get On Up are Southerners.Director Tate Taylor was born...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/brian-grazer-made-jam
James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

...bluegrass music stars had touring buses in the early 1960s.The movie Ray starring Jamie Foxx was based on the lie that Ray Charles was "banned for life" for performing in Georgia because of an Augusta incident until the Georgia Legislature adopted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/james-browns-mother-s
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...Piedmont (baseball) stadium in Atlanta where I saw Ray Charles for the first time. So it was cool years later when I got be around Ray Charles a lot. I love that period and I still do.AL: Don...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-get-pu
Ramblin' Rhodes: Williams to play new songs; Brown movie gets a title

...and his wife, Adrienne.You can pretty much bet the movie will include Joe Brown's death, but ? knowing how the Ray Charles movie dissed Augusta ? I would not be so certain you will see Augusta in the movie honoring JB with a street name...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-15/ramblin-rhodes-willia
Include Augusta in James Brown movie premiere

...getting a biopic about his life. I wished producers would have done it when he was still alive, like they did with Ray Charles. The movie Ray should be the stick by which all biopics are measured. As unfair as that sounds, I expect nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-23/include-augusta-
Travel: Rocking out in Seattle

...claims to musical fame, but the musical history isn't entirely summed up by guitar feedback and distortion pedals ? Ray Charles came up in Seattle, as did Jimi Hendrix and the ladies of Heart.To explore the city's music heritage ? and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-04-03/travel-rocking-out-seattle
Readers tell their most beautiful songs

...Rosemary and Thyme ... It always brings me back to the summer of 1968 when I graduated from high school."Georgia, by Ray Charles, is another song I love to listen to, especially when feeling a little nostalgic for the state I lived in for 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-23/readers-tell-their-most-beaut
Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia-born Little Richard to celebrate his 81st year

...Georgia's other soul-music giants Otis Redding, Ray Charles and James Brown.Like Charles and Brown, Penniman's...Hall of Fame in Cleveland, along with Chuck Berry, Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, Fats Domino, The Everly Brothers, Buddy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-03/ramblin-rhodes-georgi