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USA TODAYEtta James remembered as triumphant trailblazerUSA TODAY(AP) – Etta James was remembered at a service Saturday attended by hundreds of friends, family and fans as a woman who triumphed against all odds to break down cultural and musical barriers in a style that was unfailingly honest.The Rev.Etta James: Stars attend funeral of Blues legendBBC NewsEtta James honored with speeches, songs at serviceSan Francisco ChronicleStevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera sing tributes at Etta James' funeralLos Angeles TimesReutersall 635 news articles »
NewsdayEtta James remembered as triumphant trailblazerNewsdayClick here Etta James remembered as triumphant trailblazer Originally published: January 28, 2012 1:15 PM Updated: January 28, 2012 4:43 PM By The Associated Press ANTHONY McCARTNEY (AP Entertainment Writer) (AP) -- Etta James was remembered at a ...and more »
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NewsdayFamily, friends gather for Etta James' funeralNewsdayClick here Family, friends gather for Etta James' funeral Originally published: January 28, 2012 1:15 PM Updated: January 28, 2012 1:35 PM By The Associated Press ANTHONY McCARTNEY (AP Entertainment Writer) (AP) -- Hundreds of Etta James' friends, ...
COOL ASS COVERS: Perri Jones Covers Etta James' "At Last" (VIDEO)Global GrindThough many have tried, no one could sing Etta James' iconic "At Last" like the late, great legend could. The 14-year-old singing phenomenon Perri Jones tries to conquer the song, and we have to say, she kind of kills it. I just want to say that I had ...and more »
'At Last' is our song: Thank you, EttaCNNAnd as they took each other's arms, Etta James' voice began to tell the story of their marriage. "We had waited so long to meet the right person," recalled Jennifer Macdonel of Sugar Land, Texas, who married her husband, Rudy, in March 2010.and more »
PerezHilton.comEtta James Album Sales SkyrocketPerezHilton.comEven though she has passed on, fans are honoring Etta James through this past week. The music legend's album, The Best of Etta James - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection, jumped from No. 162 to No. 46 on the Billboard 200.Etta James Posthumous Album Sales Soar, Set RecordSingersroom NewsEtta James' album sales soar in week following deathSheKnows.comall 3 news articles »
E! OnlineEtta James funeral plans announcedCNNBy Alan Duke, CNN A private funeral has been planned for Saturday for the late soul singer Etta James. Los Angeles (CNN) -- The Rev. Al Sharpton will preside at Saturday's funeral for Etta James, the legendary singer's family said Tuesday.Adele Salutes Etta James on Eve of FuneralE! OnlineEtta James funeral set for Saturday; Ne-Yo joins Motown; Tom Petty talks DylanWashington Post (blog)Details of Etta James' Funeral and Public Viewing ReleasedAceShowbizMonsters and Critics.com -WPBF West Palm Beach -USA TODAYall 245 news articles »
The Guardian (blog)Etta James: 'I was like a punker … I'd spit in a minute' – a classic ...The Guardian (blog)Etta James is not given to bitterness. She gets angry sometimes, certainly. Pretty wild with it too, so she says. But generally she greets life's dirty tricks with wry humour and a stoicism that has sustained her through the sort of professional trials ...Etta James: Singer's Passion, Great Range RememberedHuffington PostSteven Ivory: Etta JamesEurweb.comThe 10 Best Etta James SongsPaste Magazine (blog)Village Voice (blog) -Savannah Tribune -Stuff.co.nz (blog)all 74 news articles »
The Boston GlobeEtta James's legacy will live onThe Boston GlobeBy James Reed Etta James (pictured here at the 2006 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival) died Friday at 73. She was so much more than “At Last.'' And yet for most people, Etta James is forever linked entirely to that incredible song.Singer Etta James dies at 73 [Audio]Los Angeles TimesEtta James dead: Beyonce pays tribute to 'At Last' singerDaily MailJames' passion, great range rememberedThe Seattle TimesDenver Post -American Songwriterall 229 news articles »
Etta James, a pioneering US blues and soul singer who became a music legend with hits like "At Last" and "Tell Mama", has died at the age of 73 from cancer. She would have turned 74 on Wednesday. Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports.
A Versatile and Direct Voice: Etta JamesNew York TimesEtta James, whose powerful, versatile and emotionally direct voice could enliven the raunchiest blues as well as the subtlest love songs, most indelibly in her signature hit, “At Last,” died Friday morning in Riverside, Calif. She was 73. ...
Houston Chronicle (blog)Friday's Four DVRs extra: Etta James, Kashmere Stage Band, CNN doc on high ...Houston Chronicle (blog)First, RIP, Etta James. No, I wasn't familiar with this particular song until I heard it on The Sopranos. But once I heard it, I bought the CD. Also on the music front, we have good news from our friends with the Kashmere Stage Band alumni group. ...
Etta James, Music Legend And Voice Of The '95 Jaguar XJ, Dead At 73The Car ConnectionRead More Certain things in life are timeless, like the Jaguar XJ sedan, a good single-malt scotch, or the sultry voice of Etta James singing “At Last.” Following a year-long battle with leukemia, Etta James has died, a few days short of her 74th ...
Etta James: Celebrity Twitter Reactions To Her Death (TWEETS)Huffington PostWith news that legendary singer Etta James passed away this morning, many in Hollywood took to Twitter to express their sadness. The "At Last" singer died at the age of 73 of complications from leukemia, but was also suffering from dementia and ...
ReelzSinging Legend Etta James Dead at 73; Carrie Underwood & Steven Tyler Team Up ...ReelzAfter a nearly two-year battle with leukemia, Soul and R&B legend Etta James has died. Best known for her hits "At Last" and "Something's Got a Hold of Me," the 73-year-old singer's life was covered in part in Cadillac Records, in which Beyoncé starred ...and more »
Etta James Dead at 73ABC NewsThe actress helped a woman who was in a car accident in Culver City, Calif. Actor Dana Carvey impersonates Philbin while co-hosting with Kelly Ripa. Kayli Stollak, grandmother Gail Geller explain blog, helping each other date. Many enjoy reading online ...and more »
Legendary blues singer Etta James dies (0:41)Washington PostEtta James, the feisty R&B singer whose raw, passionate vocals made the love ballad "At Last" an enduring anthem, has died. James suffered from dementia, kidney problems and leukemia. (Jan. 20) (/The Associated Press) Correction: Clarification: ...and more »
Los Angeles TimesSinging legend Etta James dies at 73CNNBy Todd Leopold, CNN Etta James, here performing at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 2009, died Friday, January 20, due to complications from leukeimia, said her longtime friend and manager, Lupe De Leon. The singer was 73.Etta James, the husky-voiced R&B singer, dies at 73 | Philadelphia Inquirer ...Philadelphia InquirerEtta James Dies at 73; Voice Behind 'At Last'New York TimesEtta James dies at 73; acclaimed blues and R&B singerLos Angeles TimesMTV.com -New York Daily News -ABC Newsall 2,429 news articles »
Los Angeles TimesEtta James, Powerful Voice Behind 'At Last,' Dies at 73New York TimesEtta James, whose powerful, versatile and emotionally direct voice could enliven the raunchiest blues as well as the subtlest love songs, most indelibly in her signature hit, “At Last,” died Friday morning in Riverside, Calif. She was 73. ...Etta James, acclaimed blues and R&B singer, dies at 73Los Angeles TimesSinging legend Etta James dies at 73USA TODAYEtta James dies at 73ABC OnlineTelegraph.co.uk -CNN (blog)all 1,476 news articles »
Etta James Has Passed Away!PerezHilton.comThe singing legend died Friday morning. She was 73. CLICK HERE for an awesome photo gallery of all the best pics that your favoritest celebs were Twitpic-ing this week! CLICK HERE for an awesome photo gallery of all the best pics that your favoritest ...and more »
The GuardianJohnny Otis, Rhythm and Blues 'Godfather,' Dies at 90Hollywood ReporterAt his induction, Etta James called Otis her "guru." As a producer, he was instrumental in the success of many of the industry's most legendary performers, including James, Jackie Wilson and Big Mama Thorton, who originally recorded "Hound Dog" in 1952 ...Music world has lost two legends: Etta James and Johnny OtisExaminer.comJohnny Otis dies at 90; R&B singer wrote 'Willie and the Hand Jive'Los Angeles TimesJohnny Otis, influential bandleader and talent scoutWashington PostTelegraph.co.uk -Gibson -Wall Street Journalall 322 news articles »
UPI NewsTrack Entertainment NewsUPI.com17 (UPI) -- Etta James' physician said the US recording star is suffering from incurable leukemia and has asked the singer's fans to pray for her. Best known for her song "At Last," James, 73, has been battling leukemia -- a bone and marrow cancer ...and more »
Singer Etta James terminally ill: doctorEdmonton JournalDr. Elaine James, who is no relation to the singer, told a California newspaper in a video interview that the 73-yearold At Last singer has leukemia, dementia and kidney disease among her "many, many illnesses." "At the present time, Etta is considered ...
Los Angeles TimesEtta James Terminally Ill Says DoctorLong Island Press24, 2008 file photo shows Etta James arriving at the premiere of "Cadillac Records" in Los Angeles. ``At Last'' and ``Tell Mama'' blues singer Etta James, AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File) Etta James, the popular blues singer known for songs “At Last,” and ...Etta James in 'final stages of leukemia,' says managerEntertainment WeeklySinger Etta James terminally illReutersSinger Etta James terminally ill: What is chronic leukemia?Los Angeles TimesCBS News -Cinema Blendall 488 news articles »
BIRMINGHAM, England, Dec. 17 (UPI) --UPI.comEtta James' physician said the US recording star is suffering from incurable leukemia and has asked the singer's fans to pray for her. Grain futures rose Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade, with the dollar providing a slight edge as the dollar index ...and more »
Kenneth Baker, Chronicle Art CriticSan Francisco ChronicleAssociated Press "At Last" and "Tell Mama" blues singer Etta James, whose health has been fading in recent years, is now terminally ill, and her live-in doctor is asking for prayers. Dr. Elaine James, who isn't related to the. ...and more »
Final Etta James album has Macon connections - Macon TelegraphSan Francisco Luxury NewsIt was nothing short of wonderful news a few months back when Dad got word that Etta James would be releasing her final album “The Dreamer” in time for the holidays, and on it, she would cover “Champagne and Wine.” The first time my dad ever ventured ...
"My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it. I'd like to think I did that." ~Etta James
6 Time Grammy Winner Etta James Gravely IllNewserBorn to a 14 year old mother and an unknown father who James suspected was the famous pool player "Minnesota Fats" she began singing, at age 5, in church. By age 12 her mother had her in San Francisco leading a doo-wop group they formed called the ...and more »
Press HeraldPeople & Entertainment Judge hears polygamists' casePress Herald"At Last" and "Tell Mama" blues singer Etta James, 73, whose health has been fading, is terminally ill, and her live-in doctor is asking for prayers. Dr. Elaine James, not a relative, said the singer's chronic leukemia has been declared incurable. ...and more »
Etta James Songs: 'At Last,' 'Dance With Me Henry' & More (LISTEN)Huffington PostA six-time Grammy-winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, James put out a long string of all-time classic hits over a career that stretched over 50 years. She experienced a series of ups and downs, both personal and professional, but from her first hit, ...
BC-US--People-Etta James,149WLOSAP News WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congress is looking at the downside of letting jobless people collect up to almost two years of unemployment benefits. While the benefits are a crucial lifeline for the long-term unemployed, economists worry they also can be ...
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International Business TimesTMZ may seek legal action in Etta James¿ death hoaxLos Angeles TimesThe celebrity website TMZ confirmed Thursday that its legal team is investigating a fake article claiming the death of blues and R&B singer Etta James. Rumors flew over the Internet and Twitter that the 73-year-old singer had died, originating from an ...Etta James is alive, contrary to report from fake gossip siteWashington Post (blog)Etta James Is Not Dead: Another HoaxInternational Business TimesIs Etta James Dead? Internet Hoax or Truth?Gather Celebs News ChannelNME.com -WXXA -KTLAall 21 news articles »
Divas in Concert coming to Hyde Cultural CenterNorwich BulletinOne of them, Brenda Pontbriand, of Woodstock, will tackle the soulful sound of Etta James. “I'm always the soul singer,” Pontbriand said. “I used to be in a soul band, an R&B band. That's my thing. I'll never be the princess, that's never going to ...
ATHLETICS: Winners flood in for Bury ACBury TimesThe squad, coached by Etta James, also romped to a convincing victory in the sprint relay in 46.2s. The future looks bright for Bury's sprinters, with the under-17s squad winning the relay in 51.4s and Ayo Yamah finishing third in the 200m (24.0s). ...
Amy Winehouse - Back to BlackDJBooth.netHeavily influenced by the classic soul of Etta James, the rebellious doo-wop of The Shangri-Las and The Ronettes and just a touch of Slick Rick, Winehouse's sophomore album Back to Black came at the perfect time. Two years she had made Frank, ...and more »
Ledisi: Mostly the VoiceBETShe sang her butt off. She reminds me of Janis Joplin but also reminds me of Etta James. It was the great crossover between those genres of music. And she will be missed but not forgotten, ever! And I'm glad I was there to witness the whole thing.and more »
Mississippi blues come to SandySandy PostJacobs-Strain also has shared the stage with T-Bone Burnett, Los Lobos, Lucinda Williams, Etta James and Dave Mason. This young roots musician, although only in his mid-20s, taps into age-old wisdom and heartache and combines it with his seemingly ...
Allentown Morning CallSerbian blues guitarist Ana Popovic sexy and charismaticAllentown Morning CallBy the time I was three or four I was singing to the voice of Etta James, Booker White and Albert King, way before I understood what they were singing about," she says. Another surprise is the poignancy of Popovic's lyrics, which are personal ...
Mariah Hall Singing " At Last" By: Etta James.
Celebrating summer's fun with Daily Sentinel photographersGrand Junction SentinelLeah Manee of Grand Junction sings Etta James' classic “At Last” at Saturday morning auditions for TV's “American Idol” at Allen Unique Autos. About 20 singers turned out for a chance at the reality show. The local winner competes July 29 in Denver in ...
Crystal Cruz Singing her version of "At Last"
Thorogood's new CD one of his finestThe GuardianSo too did Etta James, Buddy Guy, Little Walter and a host of other legendary players. The artists who recorded for Chess Records, in the 1950's and 60s, influenced the careers of countless other artists on both sides of the Atlantic. ...
Did Elvis Knock Out Etta James?PR Newswire (press release)SOUTH NORWALK, Conn., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a surprise outcome to a contest that neither participant knew they were in, Elvis has defeated Etta James. For the past few years Etta James' classic "At Last" has topped every survey of ...and more »
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