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Southern born, Southern reared. It's a quirky place and we are unique folk... These are my people and these are my stories.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Tuesday's Southern-style Tunes

Yesterday's "Who Am I?" was none other than Ray Charles. I asked about favorite songs from Mr. Charles's repertoire, and "Georgia on My Mind" was among the top, whether posted at my Facebook page or here on the blog. So I thought I'd post two tunes today: 1) My personal favorite Ray Charles number (even though I'm from Georgia, it's not "Georgia..." but one of the first songs I remember jitterbugging to.

2nd song ... just for you ... Georgia On My Mind ...

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  1. I'm not posting for a chance to win as I've already won A Bride In The Bargin by Deanne Gist.....and loved it!!!!!!
    Just wanted to say Georgia On My Mind will always remind me of those oh, so wonderful Designing Women!!!! :)

  2. I love Designing Women ... but when Ray Charles sang the opening, Suzanne and Charlene were gone and the whole thing had gone belly up as far as I was concerned.

  3. Yes, that's pretty much true for me too, but the song is still forever theirs in my head. :)
    Each of those four women have starred so many times in my mind as characters in books I read....including yours. :)