Son of Legendary singer Ray Charles gets a Weight Off his Shoulder

raycharles e1275678870451 Son of Legendary singer Ray Charles gets a Weight Off his Shoulder

Many of us  know “Ray Jr.” from the movie “RAY” starring Jamie Foxx.  In his new book “You Don’t Know Me: Reflections of My Father, Ray Charles,” Ray Charles Robinson Jr., speaks candidly about the struggle of living in his legendary father’s shadow. Sometimes the burden was light to carry, but often it pulled Robinson under.

ray charles jr1 Son of Legendary singer Ray Charles gets a Weight Off his Shoulder

In the book Ray Robinson talks about life growing up without his father, his addiction to heroin, and his restored family life. Robinson will be in Atlanta on Thursday for a 
7 p.m. reading at the Central Library in downtown Atlanta.  For more on the Interview with “Ray JR” Click here

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