Do the Twist! with Ray Charles

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Do the Twist! with Ray Charles
DoTheTwistWithRayCharles.jpg
Greatest hits album by Ray Charles
Released 1961
Recorded 1954-1960
Genre R&B, Soul, Jazz
Length 32:39
Label Atlantic
Ray Charles chronology
The Genius Sings the Blues
(1961)
Do The Twist! with Ray Charles
(1961)
Soul Meeting
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic (link) 3/5 stars
The Rolling Stone Record Guide[1] 5/5 stars

Do the Twist! with Ray Charles is a 1961 Atlantic Records compilation album of previously released Ray Charles tracks. The album spent one year on the Billboard charts and peaked at #11.[2]

In 1963, the album got a new cover and was renamed The Greatest Ray Charles.[3] Track listing and catalog number (Atlantic 8054) remained the same.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Ray Charles except as indicated.

Side A[edit]

  1. "Tell Me How Do You Feel?" (Mayfield, Charles) – 2:38
  2. "I Got A Woman" – 6:07
  3. "Heartbreaker" (Nugetre) – 2:50
  4. "Tell The Truth" – 3:12

Side B[edit]

  1. "What'd I Say" – 6:25
  2. "Talkin' 'Bout You" – 4:12
  3. "You Be My Baby" (Pomus, Shuman) – 2:25
  4. "Leave My Woman Alone" – 2:37
  5. "I'm Movin' On" (Snow) – 2:13

References / External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marsh, Dave; Swenson, John (Editors). The Rolling Stone Record Guide, 1st edition, Random House/Rolling Stone Press, 1979, p. 69, 598.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel. Top Pop Albums 1955-1985, Record Research Inc., 1985, p. 68.
  3. ^ "The Greatest Ray Charles at discogs.com". Retrieved 6 October 2016.