Stevie, Usher, Norah among performers.

The late Ray Charles will be the subject of a concert special, "Genius: A Night for Ray Charles," that will air on CBS on an unspecified date in late October. The tribute will take place Oct. 8 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Artists set to perform include Stevie Wonder, Usher, Norah Jones, Al Green, Elton John, B.B. King, Reba McEntire, Mary J. Blige, Kenny Chesney and Billy Preston. Jamie Foxx, who stars as Charles in Universal Pictures' biopic "Ray" (due in U.S. theaters Oct. 29), will host the one-hour special. Quincy Jones and Mos Def will be among the show's presenters.

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