Atlantic Records Co-Founder Ahmet Ertegun Dies

Music pioneer, 83, helped launch careers of Ray Charles, Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones and more.

For The Record: Quick News On Shakira, Diddy, Jack White, Nick Lachey, Michael Jackson, Paul Wall & More

Shakira considered plastic surgery; Diddy unveils Bad Boy's next phase; Raconteurs line up U.S. show.

New Releases: Ryan Cabrera, Tupac, David Banner, Maroon 5, Coheed And Cambria, Disturbed

Also due Tuesday are new releases by Bon Jovi, Ray Charles, Ray J, Shaggy and Jamiroquai.

Jamie Foxx Has 'Too Many Drinks,' Samples Charles On New LP

Actor ropes in Pharrell, Timbaland for long-awaited Southern Gentleman.

50 Cent's The Massacre Still Billboard Champ

Album sells close to 771,000 copies during its second week.

Omarion's Solo Debut Tops Albums Chart

Former B2K singer's O sells more than 182,000 copies.

Post-Grammy Buying Frenzy Sends Ray Charles To Top Spot

Other Grammy winners, not to mention losers, performers and presenters, see big-time sales bumps.

For The Record: Quick News On Mariah Carey, Jay-Z, Ray Charles, Paris Hilton, Kelly Rowland, Bloc Party & More

Mariah finds a new use for her wedding dress, Ray Charles' estate and label get slapped with suit.

Kanye Steals The Show, But Ray Dominates Grammy Winners' Circle

Alicia, Usher, Norah Jones also win big.

Road To The Grammys: The Making Of Ray Charles' Genius Loves Company

Producer recalls people crying during the recording of one song.

New Releases: Motley Crue, Kylie Minogue, Unwritten Law, Ray Charles, HIM

Hair-metal bad boys' latest has three new songs plus past hits.

Rod Rules, Nelly's Suit Steps Up, Usher Slips Down Billboard Albums Chart

Big debuts for Jimmy Eat World, Brooks & Dunn; film spurs Ray Charles sales.

Lil Jon Slurps Crunk!!! At 'Ray' Premiere; Will Smith Loses Jada

Janet Jackson, Jermaine Dupri, Nick Cannon also walk red carpet.

Jamie Foxx, Usher, Mary J., Stevie Pay Tribute At Ray Charles Memorial Concert

Stars unite to sing Charles' biggest hits.

Ashlee, Now Hang Tough On Albums Chart; Soul And Country Rule The Top 10

Alan Jackson debuts at #1; Anita Baker sashays in at #4.

New Releases: LL Cool J, Bjork, Ray Charles, Jill Scott, Papa Roach & More

Arriving in stores this week are new albums by LL Cool J, Björk, Ray Charles, Jill Scott, Papa Roach & More

For The Record: Quick News On Courtney Love, R. Kelly, Christina Aguilera, Jamie Foxx, Mobb Deep, Donnas & More

For The Record: Quick News On Diana DeGarmo, Madonna, No Doubt, Joey Fatone, Ray Charles, Aerosmith & More

For The Record: Quick News On Ray Charles, 50 Cent, Fantasia Barrino, T-Boz, Incubus & More

Justin, Alicia, Wyclef And Others Remember Ray Charles

Soul legend died Thursday of complications from liver disease.

Ray Charles Dead At 73

R&B/soul legend dies of complications resulting from liver disease.

Ray Charles May Appear In Movie Based On His Life

'Unchain My Heart' will likely begin shooting in fall.

Blues/Folk Beat: Ray Charles, Mark O'Connor, Dougie MacLean ...

Legendary blues artist to be honored; Appalachian Journey to be broadcast; Celtic festival raises expectations.

Ray Charles Heats Up As Jazz Fest Cools Down

Soul veteran headlines show during JVC's final weekend, with jazz violinist Regina Carter opening.