a Ray of Charles - A Tribute to Ray Charles
Russell Christian, an original member of the multi platinum, number one selling soul band ‘The Christians’ brings you the ultimate tribute act, paying homage to Rhythm & Blues pioneer and originator of the Soul Music genre, the late, great Ray Charles.
Russell’s ability to capture the iconic sound and energy of Ray Charles is second only to the man himself, with his soul soaked voice and amazing instrumental ability on the piano and saxophone.
Joining Russell on vocals we have ‘The RayLaa’s’, the breath taking female harmony section, singing spine tingling harmonies and delivering dazzling dance moves that never fail to hold any crowd captivated.
The band behind the big sound of A Ray Of Charles is a powerhouse of veteran instrumentalists from the Liverpool music scene who have played extensively amongst the regions most exciting and ground-breaking bands.
The band’s musicians have an immense catalogue of experience, having performed internationally in America, Asia and Europe, as well as recording and performing alongside such legends as Paul McCartney, James Brown and Barry White amongst many others.
A Ray Of Charles perform an impressive repertoire from the prolific career of Ray, as well as a selection of other classic songs from the genres of soul, stax, motown, rhythm & blues, funk, cult cinema and imaginative remakes of modern classics.