Etta James



Etta James

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1954 to 2012
Born
January 25, 1938 in Los Angeles
Died
January 20, 2012
Location
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Biography
Etta James was an American singer of rock, jazz, blues and soul. She was born Jamesetta Hawkins on January 25, 1938 in Los Angeles and died on January 20, 2012 in Riverside California. Her career began in 1954 and continued well past the 1980s. James gained fame with singles such as “Tell Mama,” “The Wallflower,” and her signature song “At Last.” Following struggles with drug addiction, James rebounded and released Seven Year Itch, her 17th studio album, in 1989. Her final studio album, The Dreamer, came out in 2011. James also released many live albums and compilations.

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At Last - Single Version

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The Very Best of Etta James: The Chess Singles

I'd Rather Go Blind

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Men Are Like Street Cars - Women Blues Singers 1928 - 1969

Something's Got A Hold On Me [Single Version]

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Eve's Bayou The Collection

A Sunday Kind of Love [Single Version]

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Stormy Weather

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The Essential

Purple Rain

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All I Could Was Cry

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All I Could Do Was Cry - 1960 Single Version

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50 Jump Blues Classics

Misty

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The Music of Grand Theft Auto IV

Rocky Mountain Way

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Legendary Billie Holiday

The Legendary Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday November 6, 2015

16 Tracks

The Centennial Collection

The Centennial Collection

Billie Holiday April 3, 2015

20 Tracks

Collection

Collection

Billie Holiday March 27, 2015

25 Tracks

From the Heart

From the Heart

Etta James May 14, 2014

15 Tracks

Hickory Dickory Dock

Hickory Dickory Dock

Etta James March 3, 2014

22 Tracks

Molten Ice

Molten Ice

Joe Walsh December 16, 2013

9 Tracks

Willow Weep For Me

Willow Weep For Me

Billie Holiday November 12, 2013

12 Tracks

Original Album Classics

Original Album Classics

Etta James August 27, 2013

12 Tracks

Cleanhead & Cannonball

Cleanhead & Cannonball

Etta James July 18, 2013

12 Tracks

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