View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "The Most Of Ray Stevens" on Discogs. Harold Ray Ragsdale (born Janu), known professionally as Ray Stevens, is an American country and pop singer-songwriter and comedian. The Best of Ray Stevens is a collection of previously recorded songs by Ray Stevens for Mercury Records, the very first label that Stevens signed with. The most complete hits collection available spotlighting the musical mayhem of Ray Stevens! Includes all of the pop/country/novelty artist's smashes between. THE VERY BEST OF RAY STEVENS. tvbors Barnaby BR (LP). Misty; Unwind; Turn Your Radio On; Everything Is Beautiful; Mr. Businessman. The 10 Best Ray Stevens Songs, Ranked · "The Ballad of the Blue Cyclone (Parts 1 and 2)" · 9. "Santa Claus is Watching You" · 8. "Along Came. Stevens Covers Some of Country Music's Most Iconic Tunes on New Twelve-Track Album. Nashville, Tenn. — Country Music Hall of Fame member Ray. During a career of more than fifty years, Ray Stevens has never aimed songs at the pop or country market-even though he has had great success in both. Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Ray Stevens' contributions to the genre span over 60 years and include his work as a songwriter. One of the most popular novelty artists of all time, Ray Stevens enjoyed a remarkably long career, with a stretch of charting singles -- some of them major.