Ray Charles Would Be Driven In A Maybach LandauletThe Auto Insider2/20/09 11:01pmFiled to: Dead Celebrity CarsWhat Would Ray Charles DriveRay CharlesEditPromoteDismissUndismissHideShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Yes, we know Ray Charles was blind. We included him anyhow and if he were alive today, we think he'd fully enjoy using his remaining four senses in the back of a Maybach Landaulet luxury sedan. Who says the blind can't enjoy driving? Born: 1930-09-23 - Died: 2004-06-10 Advertisement Ray Charles, born Ray Charles Robinson, was a soul singer and pianist also known as "The genius", he was one of the most important musicians of all time. Contrary to popular belief, he was not born blind, rather he started losing his sight around the age of six. This never stopped him from creating some of the greatest music of the 20th century. Back to Dead Celebrities: What Would They Drive If Alive Today?