Georgia on My Mind
Ray Charles, a Georgia native son, was an American treasure. He transcended racism, cultural upheavals, and spread his music based on Gospel, Blues, Jazz and Country around the world... he was a genius! Boasting iconic tunes from the catalogue of the genius himself, the artists make each song a winning part of the tapestry that is Ray Charles’ music. This show celebrates Ray’s music with an all-star cast of award winning performers: Emmy Award Winner and Grammy® Nominee – Clint Holmes, 10-time Grammy® Award Winner, 10-time Dove Award Winner, Soul Train Award Winner, 2-time NAACP Image Award nominated, & Gospel Music Hall of Famers – Take 6, 6-time Grammy® nominated vocalist – Nnenna Freelon, and 3-time Grammy Award winner and 14-time nominated saxophonist, composer, arranger, producer. From Tony Bennet's 90th birthday Special on NBC to Musical Director of The Academy Awards and The Emmy's, Comic Relief, The Carol Burnett Show and much more, Tom Scott.