Limited seven 180gm vinyl LP pressing. Ray Charles - The Atlantic Studio Albums is packaged in an elegant hard-bound box and with replicated artwork and labels from the original studio albums. The boxset includes a 12" x 12" 29 page booklet with period photos by Lee Friedlander and liner notes by Grammy-winning writer David Ritz. A music legend beyond compare, who almost single-handedly laid the groundwork for soul music, American artist Ray Charles proved his mastery with countless jazz, country, R&B, and pop masterpieces during a career that spanned seven decades. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked Ray #10 on their list of The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time and was voted #2 on their list of The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time in November 2008.