Name: Etta James
Birth Name: 
Jamesetta Hawkins
Birth Date: 
January 25, 1938
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, California
Occupation: 
Singer
Relationship Status: 
Passed Away On January 20, 2012
Celebrity Ranking # 1108
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Christina Aguilera Sings "At Last" at Etta James' Funeral

Posted Saturday January 28, 2012 5:56 PM GMT

Taking the stage to pay tribute to the late singing legend, Christina Aguilera belted out "At Last" during Etta James' funeral on Saturday (January 28).

The "Voice" co-judge was dressed in all-black attire as she greeted attendees at the Homegoing Celebration held at Bishop Noel Jones City of Refuge in Gardena, California.

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Adele Pays Tribute to "The Ultimate Original" Etta James

Posted Monday January 23, 2012 9:48 PM GMT

Just three days removed from the saddening loss of Grammy Award winning singer Etta James, fellow vocalist Adele has paid tribute in the form of a blog post.

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Stars Mourn the Loss of Etta James

Posted Friday January 20, 2012 5:20 PM GMT

Sadly, she lost her battle to leukemia on Friday (January 20), and Etta James' famous friends are speaking out and paying their respects online .

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Etta James Passes Away at Age 73

Posted Friday January 20, 2012 12:45 PM GMT

In what comes as quite the saddening news to the music world, Etta James has passed away at the age of 73.

The legendary R&B singer left this world while receiving care at a medical facility in Riverside, California, according to a family spokesperson.

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