American singer, pianist and songwriter Ray Charles performs in concert, circa 1985. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The legendary Ray Charles would have been 90 today. While me miss Charles, at least he left a legacy of music behind for us to enjoy each day!

What’s your favorite Ray Charles song? It’s so difficult to pick a top one, because they’re all moving and special in their own way!

Here are some Ray Charles song highlights and photos!

Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack (Original)

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Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!