Articles tagged etta james

Laughing Through the Tears: The Enduring Journey of Etta James

As much as Etta James used her songwriting and vocal skills as primary sources for empowerment and critique, her performances and image were equally significant in reflecting a public persona bursting with wit, wildness, and sassy radicalism.

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Answers and Answers: The Roxanne and Annie Sagas

Hank Ballard and the Midnighters' saucy provocations of the 1950s caused a stir that would resonate with responses throughout the formative years of rock 'n' roll.

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12 Sep 2007 // 9:45 AM

To the Rev. Al Green, “Love and Happiness” is more than a song. It’s more than a feeling. It’s a mission. Green, who

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15 Jul 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Etta James: Blues to the Bone

“Got my mojo working, but it just won’t work on you,” is the first sauntering line Etta James delivers on Blues to the Bone.

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	Etta James: Let’s Roll

It is tempting to report that Etta James‘s latest CD, Let’s Roll, is a return to form that echoes her best R&

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        Etta James: Tell Mama - The Complete Muscle Shoals Sessions

“Something told me it was overWhen I saw you and her talking.Something deep down in my soul said cry girl,When I saw you

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

	Etta James, Heart of a Woman

Etta James has spent the last few years denying her rhythm and blues roots by experimenting with albums centered on standards and jazz classics. The

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//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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