Etta James



Etta James
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Rating
Active
1954 to 2012
Born
January 25, 1938 in Los Angeles
Died
January 20, 2012
Location
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Biography
Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 - January 20, 2012) was an American singer-songwriter. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel. Starting her career in 1954, she gained fame with hits such as "The Wallflower", "At Last", "Tell Mama", "Something's Got a Hold on Me", and "I'd Rather Go Blind" for which she wrote the lyrics. She faced a number of personal problems, including drug addiction, before making a musical resurgence in the late 1980s with the album Seven Year Itch.
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Top Songs by Etta James


Berlin, Berlin

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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The Very Best of Etta James: The Chess Singles

Stormy Weather

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The Essential

Purple Rain

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The Very Best of Etta James: The Chess Singles

All I Could Was Cry

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All I Could Do Was Cry - 1960 Single Version

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Blues

Misty

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The Best Of Joe Walsh & The James Gang (1969-1974)

Rocky Mountain Way

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Good Rockin' Mama - Her 1950s Rock'n'Roll Dance Party

Good Rockin' Mama - Her 1950s Rock'n'Roll Dance Party

Etta James June 24, 2016

14 Tracks

From the Heart

From the Heart

Etta James May 14, 2014

14 Tracks

Sormy Weather - The Very best of

Sormy Weather - The Very best of

Etta James April 15, 2014

14 Tracks

Hickory Dickory Dock

Hickory Dickory Dock

Etta James March 3, 2014

22 Tracks

Original Album Classics

Original Album Classics

Etta James August 27, 2013

33 Tracks

Twelve Songs Of Christmas

Twelve Songs Of Christmas

Etta James November 12, 2012

12 Tracks

I'd Rather Go Blind

I'd Rather Go Blind

Etta James November 6, 2012

16 Tracks

The Dreamer

The Dreamer

Etta James November 14, 2011

11 Tracks

My Greatest Songs

My Greatest Songs

Etta James May 19, 2011

15 Tracks

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