Ray was a really great, kind man. I was a part of a little group that included photographers Jamie Morgan and Mark Lebon and singer Neneh Cherry, and we'd all go to him whenever we had a problem-he was like our uncle. As a fashion stylist he was ahead of his time: He brought street style and what he called his Buffalo style into Arena and The Face and made them huge. His style still influences what people are wearing today. My greatest memory of Ray was that we all used to hang out at the Café de Paris and the last song would always be "La Vie en Rose" by Grace Jones. Ray would be the only one out on the dance floor, dancing by himself. Every time I hear that song I think of him.
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