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About Etta James
Etta James was an American singer known for numerous hits such as The Wallflower, At Last, Tell Mama and I'd Rather Go Blind. She was ranked by Rolling Stone as one of the greatest singers and artists of all time.
She married Artis Mills in 1969. She and Artis remained married until her death. She had two sons named Donto and Sametto.
Throughout her career, she won a total of six Grammy Awards and 17 Blues Music Awards. In 1993, she became an inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She was also inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001.
She battled with drug addiction for a long time.
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Famous quotes by Etta James
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
Etta James' Popularity
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 8th 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 305th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Etta James' birthday, Etta James is the 2698th most famous American and ranks 142nd in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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