American Singer

Etta James

  • Jan 25, 1938 - Jan 20, 2012 (age 73)
  • 5' 3" (1.60 m)
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2014
SongAug 24, 2014

The Man I Love
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Best Of [No Frills]
AlbumAug 11, 2014

Best Of [No Frills]

Best Of [No Frills] released.
Etta James
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AlbumJan 1, 2014

Etta James

Etta James is the third studio album by American blues artist, Etta …
Etta James is the third studio album by American blues artist, Etta James. The album was released on Argo Records in 1962 and was produced by Phil and Leonard Chess.
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2012
Queen of Soul
AlbumMay 28, 2012

Queen of Soul

Queen of Soul is the fifth studio album by American Blues …
Queen of Soul is the fifth studio album by American Blues artist, Etta James. The album was released on Argo Records in 1964, featuring the singles James had released during the year. It was arranged by Riley Hampton, Bert Keyes, Cliff Parman, Al Pokonka and Phil Wright.
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The Greatest Hits Remastered
AlbumFeb 1, 2012

The Greatest Hits Remastered

The Greatest Hits Remastered released.
Etta James
Personal2012

Etta James

Etta James passed away.
Ultimate Soul Power
AlbumJan 17, 2012

Ultimate Soul Power

Ultimate Soul Power released.
2011
The Dreamer
AlbumNov 8, 2011

The Dreamer

The Dreamer is the twenty-ninth and final studio album …
The Dreamer is the twenty-ninth and final studio album recorded by American R&B singer Etta James. It was released on November 8, 2011 as her final album because of her battle with leukaemia at the time and released more than two months before her death. The album received mostly positive reviews from critics.
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SongOct 18, 2011

W-O-M-A-N
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Call My Name
AlbumOct 4, 2011

Call My Name

Call My Name is the sixth studio album by American blues …
Call My Name is the sixth studio album by American blues artist, Etta James. The album was released on Cadet Records in 1966 and was produced by Leonard Chess. Call My Name was the second of a series of albums James would release that mainly consisted on Soul music. It included one song that charted on Rhythm and Blues chart, "I Prefer You," that reached #42. The other two singles spawned from the release ("Don't Pick Me for Your Fool" and "Call My Name") did not chart, becoming James's first album that did not release a Top 40 single. Allmusic gave the album four out of five stars, calling the tracks, "I'm So Glad (I Found Love in You)," "It Must Be Your Love," and "Don't Pick Me for Your Fool" as "standouts." The album was released on a 12-inch vinyl LP record, consisting of twelve tracks, with six songs on each side of the album. It has been available as a CD volume since 2011 when reissued with additional tracks by Kent records...
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Tough Woman: The Early Recordings 1955-1960
AlbumMar 8, 2011

Tough Woman: The Early Recordings 19…

Tough Woman: The Early Recordings 1955-1960 …
Tough Woman: The Early Recordings 1955-1960 released.
Who's Blue? Rare Chess Recordings of the 60s and 70s
AlbumFeb 28, 2011

Who's Blue? Rare Chess Recordings of t…

"Who's Blue? Rare Chess …
"Who's Blue? Rare Chess Recordings of the 60s and 70s" is a 2011 compilation album by Etta James.
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2009
Playlist: The Very Best of Etta James
AlbumMar 31, 2009

Playlist: The Very Best of Etta James

Playlist: The Very Best of …
Playlist: The Very Best of Etta James is the 2009 compilation album by Etta James.
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2008
Smithsonian Channel's Sound Revolution
TV ShowNov 16, 2008

Smithsonian Channel's Sound Revolution

Smithsonian Channel's …
Smithsonian Channel's Sound Revolution is a documentary television series hosted by award-winning actor Morgan Freeman. Documentary footage, expert interviews and musical performances trace the origins of be-bop, jazz, rock 'n' roll and soul music, all emanating from “ground zero” – Clarksdale, Mississippi – and the Mississippi Delta. Each hour-long program is filled with recent performances, largely from the Montreux Jazz Festival, featuring performances by: B.B. King, Ike Tuner, Buddy Guy, Etta James, Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Robert Cray, Miles Davis, The Neville Brothers and many others. The show premiered November 2008 on Smithsonian Networks. It was scripted by British writer, Joe Cushley, directed by Chris Walker and produced by Alan Ravenscroft.
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2007
Blues From The Big Apple
AlbumSep 4, 2007

Blues From The Big Apple

Blues From The Big Apple released.
Forever Gold
AlbumJun 5, 2007

Forever Gold

Forever Gold released.
Best of Etta James: Platinum Artist Series
AlbumFeb 27, 2007

Best of Etta James: Platinum Artist Series

Best of Etta James: Platinum Artist Series released.
Gold
AlbumJan 30, 2007

Gold

Gold is a compilation album of 36 songs from Etta James. …
Gold is a compilation album of 36 songs from Etta James. Unlike many collections, this two-disc album presents an overview of her work over five decades, rather than presenting a more in-depth look at the singer's heyday.
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Award2007

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "The Wallflower (Aka Roll With Me Henry)".
2006
K-Tel Presents: Etta James
AlbumJul 25, 2006

K-Tel Presents: Etta James

K-Tel Presents: Etta James released.
All the Way
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AlbumMay 14, 2006

All the Way

All the Way is the twenty-eighth studio album recorded by …
All the Way is the twenty-eighth studio album recorded by American R&B singer Etta James. Two years after she released Blues to the Bone, James went to the recording studio in 2005 with a set of songs that share little association with her career.
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2005
Miss Etta James: The Complete Modern and Kent Recordings
AlbumDec 5, 2005

Miss Etta James: The Complete Modern …

Miss Etta James: The …
Miss Etta James: The Complete Modern and Kent Recordings is a compilation album of songs by Etta James recorded for the Modern and Kent labels. This two-disc album presents all the recordings made by James prior to her signing with Chess Records. Several compilation albums of this material were released on the Crown label in the early 1960s under the titles Miss Etta James, The Best of Etta James and Twist with Etta James but this release represents the complete collection of James' recordings for the labels including several alternate takes.
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Dancing with the Stars
TV ShowJun 1, 2005

Dancing with the Stars

Dancing with the Stars is an …
Dancing with the Stars is an American dance competition television series that premiered on June 1, 2005, on ABC. It is the US version of the UK series Strictly Come Dancing, and one of several iterations of the Dancing with the Stars franchise. The show is hosted by Tom Bergeron, alongside Erin Andrews, who became co-host in season eighteen. Lisa Canning was co-host in the first season, Samantha Harris co-hosted seasons two through nine and Brooke Burke-Charvet in seasons ten through seventeen. The twenty-eighth season premiered on September 16, 2019.
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Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music
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TV ShowMay 7, 2005

Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular M…

Soul Deep: The Story of …
Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music is a 2006 International Emmy Award nominated TV Program for Arts Programming aired on 7 May 2005 in the United Kingdom.
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The Best of the Modern Years
AlbumJan 11, 2005

The Best of the Modern Years

The Best of the Modern Years released.
2004
Tavis Smiley
TV ShowJan 5, 2004

Tavis Smiley

The Tavis Smiley Show was an American public …
The Tavis Smiley Show was an American public broadcasting radio talk show. A television show, simply titled Tavis Smiley, was a late-night television program on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). Both shows featured Tavis Smiley as host.
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Best Traditional Blues Album
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Nomination2004

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Blues to the Bone".
Grammy Award
Best Traditional Blues Album
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Award2004

Best Traditional Blues Album

Won award for "Blues to the Bone".
Grammy Award
Blues to the Bone
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AlbumJan 1, 2004

Blues to the Bone

Blues to the Bone is the twenty-seventh studio album by Etta …
Blues to the Bone is the twenty-seventh studio album by Etta James. The album contains a selection of twelve blues standards which are among her favourites. James and her sons Donto and Sametto James produced the album with Josh Sklair, which reached number four in the Billboard Top Blues chart.
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2003
Let's Roll
AlbumMay 6, 2003

Let's Roll

Let's Roll is the twenty-sixth studio album by Etta James. It won …
Let's Roll is the twenty-sixth studio album by Etta James. It won a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album in 2003, and also won the Soul/Blues Album of the Year from the Blues Foundation in 2004.
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Classic Masters
AlbumMar 11, 2003

Classic Masters

Classic Masters is a compilation album by Etta James.
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Nomination2003

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Nominated for "Let's Roll".
Grammy Award
Award2003

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Won award for "Let's Roll".
Grammy Award
2002
Etta James and the Roots Band: Burnin' Down the House
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TV ShowSep 3, 2002

Etta James and the Roots Band: Burnin' …

Etta James, and her long …
Etta James, and her long time backing band The Roots Band, showcases her ability to take on any genre and conquer it. In Burning Down The House she goes from the sultry jazz of At Last to ...
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Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues
AlbumMay 7, 2002

Burnin' Down the House: Live at the Hou…

Burnin' Down the House: …
Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues is the third live album by Etta James and her twenty-eighth album overall, released in 2002. The album reached a peak position of number one on Billboard's Top Blues Albums chart.
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Award2002

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nomination2002

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Best Contemporary Blues Album
Nomination2002

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Nominated for "Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues".
Grammy Award
2001
Blue Gardenia
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AlbumAug 21, 2001

Blue Gardenia

Blue Gardenia is the twenty-fifth studio album by Etta James, …
Blue Gardenia is the twenty-fifth studio album by Etta James, released through the record label Private Music. It was produced by John Snyder, who had worked with James on five of her previous studio albums. Blue Gardenia contains thirteen jazz standards from the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. All of the standards were arranged by pianist Cedar Walton, with the exception of "Love Letters", which was arranged by Josh Sklair. Between November 2000 and February 2001, Snyder and Walton assembled musicians to record tracks while James was recovering from a flu; her vocals were added following her recovery. In addition to Walton, artists appearing on the album included Red Holloway on tenor saxophone and Dorothy Hawkins, James' mother, who provided vocals on the title track. Hawkins died in May 2002, less than a year after the album's release.
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Best Contemporary Blues Album
Nomination2001

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Nominated for "Matriarch of the Blues".
Grammy Award
2000
Matriarch of the Blues
AlbumDec 12, 2000

Matriarch of the Blues

Matriarch of the Blues is the …
Matriarch of the Blues is the twenty-fourth studio album by Etta James, released in December 2000 through the record label Private Music. The album's title reflects James' nickname as "matriarch of the blues". Marking James' return to blues following attempts at country music and jazz and pop standards, the album consists primarily of rhythm and blues covers. James' sons, Donto and Sametto, are credited as engineers, mixers, and producers, among other contributions; the album features Mike Finnigan on the Hammond organ, guitarist Leo Nocentelli, and performances on multiple instruments by Jimmy Zavala.
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Platinum Series
AlbumJul 25, 2000

Platinum Series

Platinum Series released.
1999
Heart of a Woman
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AlbumJun 29, 1999

Heart of a Woman

Heart of a Woman is the twenty-third studio album by Etta …
Heart of a Woman is the twenty-third studio album by Etta James released in June 1999 by RCA Records. The album consists of eleven love songs from her favorite female singers as well as a recording of her most popular song, "At Last". Recorded in March 1999, Heart of a Woman was produced by James and John Snyder with Lupe DeLeon as executive producer. James' two sons Donto and Sametto served as assistant producers. Guest musicians appearing on the album include Mike Finnigan , Red Holloway, Jimmy Zavala, and Lee Thornburg. Critical reception of Heart of a Woman was mixed. The album peaked at number four on the Top Blues Albums chart of Billboard magazine.
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Best Jazz Vocal Album
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Nomination1999

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Nominated for "Heart of a Woman".
Grammy Award
1998
12 Songs of Christmas
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AlbumOct 13, 1998

12 Songs of Christmas

12 Songs of Christmas is the …
12 Songs of Christmas is the twenty-second studio album and the first holiday album by American singer Etta James, released in October 1998 through the record label Private Music. The album, produced by John Snyder, features standards arranged mostly by pianist Cedar Walton and solos by Walton, George Bohanon on trombone and Red Holloway on tenor saxophone. Critical reception of the album was positive overall. Following its release, 12 Songs reached a peak position of number five on Billboard's Top Blues Albums chart.
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Life, Love & the Blues
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AlbumJun 30, 1998

Life, Love & the Blues

Life, Love & the Blues is the …
Life, Love & the Blues is the twenty-first studio album by Etta James, released in 1998. The album reached a peak position of number three on Billboard's Top Blues Albums chart.
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Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
Best Contemporary Blues Album
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Nomination1998

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Nominated for "Life, Love & the Blues".
Grammy Award
1997
Love's Been Rough on Me
AlbumApr 29, 1997

Love's Been Rough on Me

Love's Been Rough on Me is …
Love's Been Rough on Me is the twentieth studio album by Etta James, released in 1997 through Private Music. The album reached a peak position of number 6 on the Billboard Top Blues Albums chart.
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1996
Come a Little Closer
AlbumJan 1, 1996

Come a Little Closer

Come a Little Closer is the eleventh studio album by Etta James, …
Come a Little Closer is the eleventh studio album by Etta James, released in 1974 on the Chess label. The album reached a peak position of number 47 on Billboard's R&B Albums chart.
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1995
Time After Time
AlbumMay 9, 1995

Time After Time

Time After Time is the nineteenth studio album by Etta James, …
Time After Time is the nineteenth studio album by Etta James, released in 1995. The album reached a peak position of number five on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart.
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1994
Something's Got a Hold
AlbumOct 1, 1994

Something's Got a Hold

Something's Got a Hold released.
Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday
AlbumMar 15, 1994

Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday

Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie …
Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday is the eighteenth studio album by Etta James, released in 1994. The album reached a peak position of number two on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart and won the 1995 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album.
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Best Jazz Vocal Album
Award1994

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Won award for "Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday".
Grammy Award
Best Jazz Vocal Album
Nomination1994

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Nominated for "Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday".
Grammy Award
1993
Late Show with David Letterman
TV ShowAug 30, 1993

Late Show with David Letterman

Late Show with David …
Late Show with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman on CBS, the first iteration of the Late Show franchise. The show debuted on August 30, 1993, and was produced by Letterman's production company, Worldwide Pants, and CBS Television Studios. The show's music director and leader of the house band, the CBS Orchestra, was Paul Shaffer. The head writer was Matt Roberts and the announcer was originally Bill Wendell, then Alan Kalter. Of the major U.S. late-night programs, Late Show ranked second in cumulative average viewers over time and third in number of episodes over time. In most U.S. markets the show aired from 11:35 p.m. to 12:35 a.m. Eastern and Pacific Time, and recorded Monday to Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m., and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The second Thursday episode usually aired on Friday of that week.
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SongJun 22, 1993

There's Something on Your Mind
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1992
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
TV ShowMay 25, 1992

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

The Tonight Show with Jay …
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno was an American late-night talk show hosted by Jay Leno that first aired from May 25, 1992, to May 29, 2009, and resumed production on March 1, 2010 until its ending on February 6, 2014.
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SongJan 1, 1992

I Just Want to Make Love to You
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SongJan 1, 1992

All I Could Do Was Cry
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Best Contemporary Blues Album
Nomination1992

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Nominated for "The Right Time".
Grammy Award
1990
Award1990

NAACP Image Award – Hall of Fame Aw…

Won NAACP Image Award – Hall of Fame Award.
1989
Tap
MovieFeb 10, 1989

Tap

Just released from prison, Max Washington must decide …
Just released from prison, Max Washington must decide which of his previous professions to return to: burglar or tap dancer.
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1988
Seven Year Itch
AlbumJan 1, 1988

Seven Year Itch

Seven Year Itch is the fifteenth studio album by Etta James, …
Seven Year Itch is the fifteenth studio album by Etta James, released in 1988 by Island Records. The title of the album refers to her comeback after approximately seven years without a major recording contract.
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The Sweetest Peaches, Part 2 (1967-1975)
AlbumJan 1, 1988

The Sweetest Peaches, Part 2 (1967-19…

The Sweetest Peaches, Part …
The Sweetest Peaches, Part 2 is a compilation album by Etta James.
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SongJan 1, 1988

Damn Your Eyes
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1987
Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll
MovieOct 9, 1987

Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll

St. Louis, Missouri. For …
St. Louis, Missouri. For Chuck Berry's 60th birthday, Keith Richards assembles a pickup band of Robert Cray, Joey Spampinato, Eric Clapton, himself, and longtime pianist Johnnie Johnson. Joined on stage by Etta James, Linda Ronstadt and Julian Lennon, Berry performs his classic rock songs. His abilities as a composer, lyricist, singer, musician and entertainer are on display and, in behind-the-scenes interviews, are discussed by Bo Diddley, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, the Everly Brothers, Bruce Springsteen and others. There's even a rarity for Berry, a rehearsal. Archival footage from the early 1950s and a duet with John Lennon round out this portrait of a master.
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1986
Nomination1986

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "Blues in the Night, Volume 1: The Early Show".
Grammy Award
1982
Late Night with David Letterman
TV ShowFeb 1, 1982

Late Night with David Letterman

Late Night with David …
Late Night with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman. It premiered on NBC on February 1, 1982, and concluded on June 25, 1993. Letterman began hosting Late Show with David Letterman on CBS in August 1993. The series has since been reformatted as Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers.
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1978
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
MovieJul 11, 1978

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Ever since they were sent …
Ever since they were sent into World War I battle in 1918, Sergeant Pepper and his Lonely Hearts Club Band of Heartland, USA have been spreading the message of joy and love to the world, which has made them and Heartland famous. Upon Sergeant Pepper's death in 1958, the band's instruments have been housed on display at Heartland City Hall as symbols of that love and joy. Before his death, Sergeant Pepper asked his adolescent grandson Billy Shears to take on the reins of forming his own band to continue to spread the message of joy and love. With Billy's brother Dougie Shears as their Manager, Billy, now an adult, and his three best friends, brothers Mark, Dave, and Bob Henderson, embark on their lives as a new Lonely Hearts Club Band. They quickly come to the attention of Hollywood music producer B.D. Hoffler Of B.D. (Big Deal) Records. With the boys off to Hollywood to spread the words of joy and love to the world, enter into Heartland the evil and demented Mr. Mustard, an ex-real estate agent who wants to take over Heartland by destroying what made it famous. To do so, he plans to steal the instruments in city hall, and promote the music of the F.V.B. (Future Villain Band) in place of the Lonely Hearts Club Band. With Billy's hometown girlfriend Strawberry Fields at their sides, the boys try to thwart Mustard's dastardly plan at their own peril while still trying to spread their own message of love and joy to the world.
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1974
Nomination1974

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Nominated for "St. Louis Blues".
Grammy Award
1973
The Midnight Special
TV ShowFeb 2, 1973

The Midnight Special

The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical …
The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical variety series originally broadcast on NBC during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Burt Sugarman. It premiered as a special on August 19, 1972, then began its run as a regular series on February 2, 1973; its last episode was on May 1, 1981. The 90-minute program followed the Friday night edition of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
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Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
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Nomination1973

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Etta James".
Grammy Award
1971
Soul Train
TV ShowOct 2, 1971

Soul Train

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program …
Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired in syndication from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its first host and executive producer.
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1969
Artis Mills
Marriage1969

Artis Mills

Married Artis Mills.
1968
Tell Mama
AlbumAug 21, 1968

Tell Mama

Tell Mama is the seventh studio album by American singer …
Tell Mama is the seventh studio album by American singer Etta James. Her second album release for Cadet Records, produced by Rick Hall at his FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, it was James's first album since 1964 to enter the Billboard 200 chart. It contained her first Top 10 R&B hits since 1964 – the title cut and "Security". The "Tell Mama" single gave James her all-time highest Billboard Hot 100 position, reaching number 23.
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SongAug 21, 1968

I'd Rather Go Blind
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Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
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Nomination1968

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Security".
Grammy Award
1967
Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
Nomination1967

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Tell Mama".
Grammy Award
1963
Etta James Top Ten
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AlbumJan 1, 1963

Etta James Top Ten

Etta James Top Ten is the first compilation album by …
Etta James Top Ten is the first compilation album by American rhythm and blues artist, Etta James. The album was released on Argo Records in 1963 and was produced by Leonard Chess. The album peaked at number 117 on the Billboard 200 in 1963, her first album to make that chart since 1961.
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1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
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TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring …
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first decade, Johnny Carson's The Tonight Show was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC's West Coast studios in Burbank, California; on May 1, 1972, the show moved to Burbank as its main venue and remained there exclusively after May 1973 until Carson's retirement. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked No. 12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, and in 2013 it was ranked No. 22 on their list of 60 Best Series.
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1961
Nomination1961

Best R&B Performance

Nominated for "The Fool That I Am".
Grammy Award
The Second Time Around
AlbumJan 1, 1961

The Second Time Around

The Second Time Around is …
The Second Time Around is the second studio album by the American blues artist, Etta James. The album was released in 1961 on Argo Records and was produced by Phil and Leonard Chess, who also produced her previous album. Riley Hampton was the arranger and orchestra conductor.
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1960
At Last!
AlbumNov 15, 1960

At Last!

At Last! is the debut studio album by American blues and soul …
At Last! is the debut studio album by American blues and soul artist Etta James. Released on Argo Records in November 1960 the album was produced by Phil and Leonard Chess. At Last! also rose to no. 12 upon the Billboard Top Catalog Albums chart.
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Best R&B Performance
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Nomination1960

Best R&B Performance

Nominated for "All I Could Do Was Cry".
Grammy Award
1938
Etta James
Birth1938

Etta James

Etta James was born.
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