Charles to be honored at GrammysRay Charles, posthumously nominated for seven Grammys -- including album of the year for "Genius Loves Company" -- will be honored in a tribute at next month's awards show. Bonnie Raitt and Billy Preston will perform in a segment honoring Charles. The famed singer and musician died June 10, 2004, at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home of liver disease. He was 73. The 47th Annual Grammy Awards, to be presented Feb. 13, also will include a tribute to Southern rock featuring Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Gretchen Wilson, some members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Dickey Betts (Allman Brothers Band) and Elvin Bishop.
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