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REMEMBERING OUR FATHER (UPDATE)

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REMEMBERING OUR FATHER        A WORLD PREMIERE RAY CHARLES, Jr., REV. ROBERT ROBINSON, DAVID ROBINSON,RAENEE ROBINSON MCCLELLAN, COREY ROBINSON DEN BOK, SHEILA RAYE ROBINSON, VINCENT KOTCHOUNIAN AND ROBYN MOFFETT...

CORDIALLY INVITE YOU TO EXPERIENCE A VERY INTIMATE EVENING WITH THE CHILDREN OF RAY CHARLES AND THEIR SPECIAL “VIP STAR-STUDDED GUESTS” AS THEY HONOR THE LEGACY OF THEIR FATHER’S HERITAGE AND MUSIC.
CELEBRATE THE LIFE & TIMES OF GEORGIA’S OWN; FATHER OF GEORGIA’S WORLD-RENOWNED OFFICIAL STATE SONG, “GEORGIA ON MY MIND”
*LIVE MUSIC-DINNER AND DANCING-CELEBRITY GUEST AND DIGNITARY APPEARANCES.
DANCE, REMINISCE, SING-A-LONG !!!

OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY "ON SITE"!!

Sheila Raye "WOWS" Georgia

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             Sheila Raye; greeted by                 Georgia Legislators International acoustic jazz artist, Sheila Raye Charles, daughter of legendary Ray Charles, was the guest of honor at the National Conference of State Legislatures in Chicago, Illinois where she performed her fathers world famous song "GEORGIA ON MY MIND" in full concert with her orchestra during the official legislative luncheon at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Georgia will play host to the National Conference of State Legislatures in 2013 and was proud to present the daughter of legendary Ray Charles, Father of the the official state song, as they hosted legislatures from every state in the union and as far away as Taiwan and Nigeria, Africa. Click on photo to watch video and listen to refrain Sheila Raye Charles sings for GEORGIA at the 2012 National Summit Checkout the full CONCERT by clicking here
*Sheila Raye and her orchestra perform for the national Legislators with a variety of selections su…

Sister of Claudette and daughter of BB King dies

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 Atlanta, GA-
 Gloria King, sister of Claudette King, (aKa The BLUZ QUEEN), and second oldest daughter of songwriter, vocalist, and legendary famed guitarist blues man, BB King, has died.

Gloria King was 65 years old.

Gloria King lived with Type 2 Diabetes, similar to her famous father who has lived with Type II diabetes for over twenty years and is a high-profile spokesman in the fight against the disease, appearing in advertisements for diabetes-management products along with American Idol season 9 contestant Crystal Bowersox.

Ms. King was plagued other health issues and died Tuesday in a rehab facility in the Ft. Myers, Fl. area after battling complications of asthma, her sister Claudette said.

Claudette King, the performing sister to Gloria and youngest daughter of BB King, has suspended her current  "On To Something"  tour to honor her sisters memory and attend her funeral service.

No photo of Gloria King is available at this time.

Ms. Gloria  King will be laid to rest, Sa…

Sheila Raye to perform at the Peachtree Village International Film Festival

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Atlanta, GA — Celebrating Classic Cinema & Timeless Music, the Peachtree Village International Film Festival (PVIFF) will premier Sheila Raye Charles, the daughter of famed singer and Georgia native, Ray Charles, at their Award Ceremony; being held, Sunday August 19th at the W-Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
The ceremony is to be hosted by Comedian/Actor Rodney Perry & V-103 FM Radio Personality Ramona DeBreaux; Featuring: Terri J. Vaughn, Vivica Fox, Brian White, Naturi Naughton, Tommy Ford, Lisa Wu Hartwell, Omari Hardwick and many other celeb's.

Sheila Raye, who is currently on her national tour, along with her brothers and sisters, are working on an world premiere of their own, (Remembering Our Father .com,) which celebrates their famous Father, Ray Charles on what would have been his 82nd birthday, on September 10, 2012 at the Buckhead theater in Atlanta.

Sheila Raye will participate during the official awards and closing ceremonies for the annual event.

Since 2…

Local artist presents portrait of Ray Charles to singer's daughter

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Amos. G. Stokes Jr. isn’t afraid to try new things. 

Over his 62 years Stokes, more commonly known as “Sadat,” has been a professional artist, actor and comedian.

In June, he presented a portrait of the late Ray Charles to the singer’s daughter, Sheila Raye Charles in Greensboro at the Black Network Television conference. Sadat, who has lived in Alamance County for eight years, said he found out Charles was going to be present at the event so he wanted to paint a portrait of her father.

“When I gave the portrait to her, Sheila was so happy,” Sadat said. “I could see the tears in her eyes of joy.” He didn’t have such good luck with a higher profile visitor. When First Lady, Michelle Obama, visited the state earlier this month he tried to give her a portrait he had painted of her, but the Secret Service said he would have to set up an appointment.

“Even though I couldn’t give it to her then, I’m not going to give up just yet,” Sadat said.
From the sixth grade on,  Sadat knew he…

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DAUGHTER OF RAY CHARLES; MAKES GEORGIA PROUD!

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Chicago, Illinois August 7, 2012 -
International acoustic jazz artist, Sheila Raye Charles, daughter of legendary Ray Charles, was the guest of honor at the National Conference of State Legislatures in Chicago, Illinois this week where she performed her fathers world famous song "Georgia on my mind" during the opening ceremony.

Georgia will play host to the National Conference of State Legislatures in 2013 and was proud to present the daughter of legendary Ray Charles, Father of the the official state song, as they greeted legislatures. Governor Nathan Deal and Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle sent video remarks while Atlanta's mayor, Kasim Reed brought greetings.

Georgia's House Speaker, David Ralston was "honored and proud" to introduce Ms. Charles to legislator's from as far away as Tiawan …

Sheila Raye to to sing fathers famous refrain at National Legislative Summit- Chicago

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Chicago, Illinois August 1, 2012 - International acoustic jazz artist, and recently ordained Evangelist, Sheila Raye Charles daughter of legendary Ray Charles, is the guest of honor at the National Conference of State Legislatures in Chicago, Illinois beginning August 6, 2012.
Charles says she is "humbled" to convey an
a cappellarendition of her father's internationally acclaimed refrain; "Georgia On My Mind" at the opening ceremony.

In addition, Charles will bestow entertainment for the national conference's luncheon accompanied by her live orchestra.

Sheila Raye Charles has spent the past eight years traveling the world, delivering her message of hope,  recovery and redemption to church groups, recovery and addiction organizations, as well as, state and federal prison inmates following her own twenty year drug addiction and recovery which was accompanied by a term in a federal penit…