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Albums:

Heaven Besides You

I Just Want To Make Love To You And More Love…

If I Can't Have You

Something's Got A Hold On Me

The Second Time Around
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Biography:
Birth Name: Jamesetta Hawkins
Born: 1938/01/25
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Years Active: 1954-present
Genres: Blues, R&B, Rock & Roll, Jazz, Soul

Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938) is an American blues, soul, R&B, rock & roll, gospel and jazz singer and songwriter. James is the winner of four Grammys and seventeen Blues Music Awards. She was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1993, the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001, and the Grammy Hall of Fame in both 1999 and 2008. In the 1950s and 1960s, she had her biggest success as a blues and R&B singer. She is best known for performing "At Last", which has been featured in movies, television shows, commercials, and web-streaming services. Since 1955, she has released 27 studio albums, 3 live albums, and 7 compilations. She has also issued a total of 58 singles. Afte... Continue Bio >>

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Few female R&B stars enjoyed the kind of consistent acclaim Etta James received throughout a career that spanned six decades; the celebrated producer Jerry Wexler once called her "the greatest of all modern blues singers," and she recorded a number of enduring hits, including "At Last," "Tell Mama,"...
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1995 Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
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