Even as a little child, I've always had that comedian kind of attitude.Etta James
Jazz took too much discipline. You have to come in at the right place, which is different than me singing the blues, where I can sing, 'Oh, baby,' if there's a pause in the melody. With jazz, you better leave that space open, or put in something real cool.Etta James
Johnny Guitar... just one of my favorite singers of all time. I met him when we were both on the road with Johnny Otis in the '50s when I was a teenager. We traveled the country in a car together.I would hear him sing every night.Etta James
Long as I was riding in a big Cadillac and dressed nice and had plenty of food, that's all I cared about.Etta James
When I look out at the people and they look at me and they're smiling, then I know that I'm loved. That is the time when I have no worries, no problems.Etta James
You can't fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician but, in the need, that's got nothing to do with it. It's how you connect to the songs and to the history behind them.Etta James
was a famous American singer-songwriter,
who was born on
January 25, 1938. As a person born on this date, Etta James is listed in our database as the 5th
most popular celebrity for the day (January 25) and the 6th most popular for the year (1938).
People born on January 25
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer.
Etta James is the 171st most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Etta James' birthday, Etta James is the 1136th most famous American and ranks 451st in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
In general, Etta James ranks as the 1956th
most popular famous person, and the 222nd most popular singer of all time.
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