Ray Charles Robinson was the son of Aretha (née William) Robinson, .....
Charles, then 31, stated that he had been a drug addict since the age of 16. The
Ray Charles was a famous American singer who also battled addiction to heroin.
Learn more about heroin's role in his life and how he overcame his struggle.
Sep 23, 2013 ... Ray Charles died from liver failure and hepatitis C, caused by his long-sustained
Ray Charles and his drug addiction to heroin are featured including his stint in
rehab and quitting cold turkey.
Feb 14, 2009 ... From THE DICK CAVETT SHOW. September 18, 1972.
Feb 16, 2007 ... By 1964 Charles's drug addiction caught up with him and he was arrested for
possession of marijuana and heroin. Following a self-imposed ...
Above all his many talents, singing great Ray Charles had the ability to interpret
..... By 1964 Charles's drug addiction caught up with him and he was arrested for
Mar 26, 2012 ... Ray Charles' seventh child opens up about her drug-fueled past, her ...
Eventually though, my addiction eventually took over my music career.
When did Ray Charles become addicted to heroin? ... Although he continued to
struggle with his addiction for the next two decades, his dependency never ...
Dec 17, 2013 ... If he was using china white or number 4 heroin which is a purer, higher ... quality
was widely available when Ray Charles was an active addict.