I have a special love for Etta – she is, afterall, the source of inspiration for my blog’s title.
Here’s a Youtube list of some of her finest, in case you need a way to mourn:
Here’s one for my friend, Sumit.
Finally, check out this album (3 volumes) on Spotify:
I’ll probably take to wearing all black in her honor. And no, I’m not kidding.
- Etta James Dead: Legendary Singer Passes Away At 73 Years Old (Huffington Post)
- Etta James… RIP (maylana.wordpress.com)
- Etta James, Powerful Voice Behind ‘At Last,’ Dies at 73 (New York Times)
- R.I.P. Etta James (3songsbonn.com)
- Legendary Etta James Dies at 73 From Leukemia (sfcmac.wordpress.com)
- Etta James Dies at 73 (restrow.wordpress.com)
- The One, The Only…Etta James (fiveteninvintage.wordpress.com)