Ray Charles Awards



  • Ray Charles
    • Famous as : Soul singer, pianist
    • Birth Name : Ray Charles Robinson
    • Birth Date : September 23, 1930
    • Birth Place : Albany, Georgia, USA
    • Spouse : Elieen Williams (1951-1952), Della Beatrice Howard (1995-1997)
    • Claim to Fame : Single "I Got a Woman" (1954)

Awards

  • Black Reel Awards

    • 2005
    • Won Black Reel 
    • Best Original Score
    • for Ray (2004)
    • shared with Stephen Altman
  • Emmy Awards

    • 1993
    • Got nomination for Emmy 
    • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics (for theme "Bob Hope: The First 90 Years" (1993) (TV))
    • for "Where There's Life, There's Hope"
    • shared with Buz Kohan (lyricist)
    • 1992
    • Got nomination for Emmy 
    • Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music Direction
    • for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1991) (TV)
    • shared with Nick Perito (music director/principal arranger)
    • 1990
    • Got nomination for Emmy 
    • Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction
    • for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1989) (TV)
    • shared with Nick Perito (music director/arranger); Jon Charles (arranger)
    • 1988
    • Got nomination for Emmy 
    • Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
    • for Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration (1988) (TV)
    • shared with Nick Perito (music director/arranger); Jon Charles (arranger)
    • 1986
    • Got nomination for Emmy 
    • Outstanding Achievement in Music and Lyrics (for theme "America Votes the #1 Song" (1985) (TV))
    • for "Take It to the People"
    • shared with Nick Perito (music director/arranger); Jon Charles (arranger)
  • Grammy Awards

    • 2005
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Album of the Year
    • for "Genius Loves Company"
    • shared with Nick Perito (music director/arranger); Jon Charles (arranger)
    • 2005
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Record of the Year
    • for "Here We Go Again"
    • shared with Norah Jones
    • 2005
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Best Pop Vocal Album
    • for "Genius Loves Company"
    • shared with Norah Jones
    • 2005
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Best Gospel Performance
    • for "Heaven Help Us All"
    • shared with Gladys Knight
    • 2005
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
    • for "Here We Go Again"
    • shared with Norah Jones
    • 2005
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
    • for "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word"
    • shared with Elton John
    • 2005
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
    • for "Sinner's Prayer"
    • shared with B.B. King
    • 1994
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
    • for "A Song for You"
    • shared with B.B. King
    • 1991
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
    • for "I'll Be Good to You" (remake)
    • shared with Quincy Jones; Chaka Khan
    • 1990
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Duo or Group
    • for "Save the Bones for Henry Jones"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1984
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best Country Vocal Performance - Male
    • for "Born to Love Me"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1980
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best R&B Vocal Performance - Male
    • for "Some Enchanted Evening"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1973
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Best R&B Vocal Performance - Male
    • for "What Have They Done to My Song Ma"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1961
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Male Vocal Performance - Single
    • for "Georgia on My Mind"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1961
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Vocal Performance - Pop Single Artist
    • for "Georgia on My Mind"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1961
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Male Vocal Performance - Album
    • for "Genius of Ray Charles"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1961
    • Won Grammy Award 
    • Rhythm & Blues Performance
    • for "Let the Good Times Roll"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
    • 1961
    • Got nomination for Grammy Award 
    • Record of the Year
    • for "Georgia on My Mind"
    • shared with Lou Rawls
  • NAACP Image Awards

    • 2006
    • Got nomination for NAACP Image Award 
    • Outstanding Duo or Group
    • for "Georgia on My Mind"
    • shared with Various Artists
    • 2005
    • Got nomination for NAACP Image Award 
    • Outstanding Duo or Group
    • for "Genius Loves Company"
    • shared with Gladys Knight
  • Polar Music Prize

    • 1998
    • Won Polar Music Prize 
    • Outstanding Duo or Group
    • for "Genius Loves Company"
    • shared with Gladys Knight
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    • 1986
    • Won Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 
    • Performer
    • for "Genius Loves Company"
    • shared with Gladys Knight
  • TV Land Awards

    • 2003
    • Got nomination for TV Land Award 
    • Favorite Guest Performance by a Musician on a TV Show
    • for Designing Women (1986) (TV)
    • shared with Gladys Knight


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