Georgia on My Mind" has been recorded by many outstanding artists, but the rendition by Mr. Ray Charles, a native Georgian, which was first recorded in 1958, has been greatly enjoyed by music lovers throughout the world. It is appropriate that the official State song should be a beautiful song that has wide appeal throughout the country, and "Georgia on My Mind" is an outstanding example of these qualities. Willie Nelson sang this at Charles' funeral in 2004. The album went to on the country albums chart and stayed on the chart for ten years. His rendition of "Georgia On My Mind" was also a hit on the country singles chart and earned him the Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance in 1979. More songs from Ray Charles.
Georgia on My Mind" is a 1930 song written by Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell and first recorded that year. It has often been associated with Ray Charles, a native of the . state of Georgia, who recorded it for his 1960 album The Genius Hits the Road. In 1979, the State of Georgia designated it the official state song. It has been asserted that Hoagy Carmichael wrote the song about his sister, Georgia.
Lyrics to "Georgia On My Mind" song by Ray Charles: Georgia, Georgia The whole day through (the whole day through) Just an old sweet song Keeps Georgia. I said Georgia, Georgia A song of you (a song of you) Comes as sweet and clear As moonlight through the pines. Other arms reach out to me Other eyes smile tenderly Still in peaceful dreams I see The road leads back to you. I said Georgia, oh Georgia No peace I find (peace I find) Just an old sweet song Keeps Georgia on my mind (Georgia on my mind). Woah, Georgia, Georgia No peace, no peace I find Just an old, sweet song Keeps Georgia on my mind (Georgia on my mind)
Produced by Sid Feller. Album The Genius Hits The Road. Georgia On My Mind Lyrics. Ah) Georgia Georgia The whole day through (The whole day through) Just an old, sweet song Keeps Georgia on my mind (Georgia on my mind). I said a-Georgia Georgia A song of you (A song of you) Comes as sweet and clear As moonlight through the pines. Written by Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell, Georgia On My Mind became a major hit in 1960, reaching the number one spot on the US Billboard Hot 100 with Ray Charles' recording. 19 years later, it became the official state song, as the Georgia General Assembly publicly apologized to Charles for a conflict over a civil rights issue. Georgia On My Mind" Track Info. Written By Stuart Gorrell & Hoagy Carmichael. Lead Vocals Ray Charles. Sampled In. Georgia by Ludacris (Ft.
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Watch the video for Georgia On My Mind from Ray Charles's Anthology for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Ray Charles (Ray Charles Robinson, Albany, Georgia, September 23, 1930 - Beverly Hills, California, June 10, 2004), was an American singer-songwriter, musician, arranger, and band leader. View full artist profile.
Georgia On My Mind Ray Charles, This version sounds nice on guitar. Chords within (Parentheses) are played in the same bar/measure. Enjoy,, C C E E7 Am7 Am/G F Fm Georgia, Georgi.
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Georgia on My Mind is a song by Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell, now often associated with the version by Ray Charles, a native of Georgia, who recorded it for his 1960 album The Genius Hits the Road. It became the official state song of Georgia in 1979.