Etta James  American Singer

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Etta James passed away on 20th Jan 2012 aged 73.


Etta James is a 73 year old American Singer. Born Jamesetta Hawkins on 25th January, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA, she is famous for Her Single "At Last" in a career that spans 1954–2012. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Etta James is a member of the following lists: Grammy Award-winning artists, African-American singer-songwriters and African-American female singers.


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Robert W LewisAug 30, 2013

The Lady is a legend, She could sing any thing, I was able to attend a dozen of so Of her concerts

Robert W. LewisAug 30, 2013

Etta James Has A Record That Seems To have Gotten Lost. On The Queen Of Soul Album, there are 23 Songs, The Song Somewhere out Is much different Then Newer versions by other recording artist Please play this to see the difference. I Lost all of my albums In a house fire In 1978 Please place this record on line and Thank You Very, Very Much

allisondiligesMay 19, 2013

Her voice is the most perfect thing ever.

BBTygerTygerJan 21, 2012

What a beautiful and soulful voice she had.

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    Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 – January 20, 2012) was an American singer who 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 hi...

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship43 yrs
    Shortest Relationship43 yrs
    Average Relationship Length43 yrs
    First Name Etta
    Last Name Mills
    Maiden Name James
    Full Name at Birth Jamesetta Hawkins
    Alternative Name Miss Peaches, Miss Peaches,, The Matriarch of R&B
    Age 73 (age at death) years
    Birthday 25th January, 1938
    Birthplace Los Angeles, California, USA
    Died 20th January, 2012
    Place of Death Riverside, California, USA
    Cause of Death Complications of Leukemia
    Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
    Build Large
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Dyed Blonde
    Zodiac Sign Aquarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer
    Occupation Singer
    Claim to Fame Her Single "At Last"
    Music Genre (Text) Blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz, gospel
    Music Genre Blues
    Year(s) Active 1954–2012
    Music Style Early R&B, Soul-Blues, R&B
    Music Mood Earthy, Passionate, Gutsy, Earnest, Intimate, Boisterous, Romantic, Melancholy, Exuberant, Laid-Back/Mellow, Sensual, Rowdy, Joyous, Rollicking, Sentimental, Raucous, Summery, Reverent
    Instrument Vocals
    Instrument (text) Vocals
    Record Label Modern, Chess/MCA Records, Argo, Crown, Cadet, Island/PolyGram Records, Private Music/RCA, RCA Victor Records, Elektra, Virgin/EMI Records, Verve Forecast/Universal Records
    Associated Acts Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Otis, Sugar Pie DeSanto
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