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//Features

The Fluke That Wasn't: Reconsidering the Success of Ray Charles's Country Music Landmark
2 Feb 2015 // 8:40 PM

It's no accident that country is considered a white genre; it became white over time, and minimizing issues of race has been a key component of maintaining this whiteness.

//Reviews

Ray Charles: Genius Loves Company
14 Jan 2015 // 8:03 PM

Tenth anniversary re-release for Ray Charles’ last album Genius Loves Company; glossy AOR and superstar duets.

Ray Charles: Live in Concert
30 Jun 2011 // 4:00 PM

Don't know where to start with Ray? Here's a good place.

//Blogs

Songs of the Summers: The '60s
25 Aug 2014 // 6:00 AM

As it turns out, America's infatuation with sometimes kooky summer tunes is an old one.

Counterbalance: Ray Charles' 'Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music'
11 Jul 2014 // 3:01 AM

You give your hand to me, and then you say goodbye. I watch you walk away beside a lucky to never, never know the one who loves you so. Because you haven't listened to this week's Counterbalance. Ray Charles' 1962 landmark this week.

//Media

Songs of the Summers: The '60s 25 Aug 2014 // 6:00 AM

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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