Etta James dead at 73
Etta James has died. She was 73. RIP
Etta James, the sassy R&B and blues singer whose lush 1961 rendition of the ballad “At Last” has become a slow-dance staple at wedding celebrations everywhere, died Friday at Riverside Community Hospital. She was 73.
Her long-time friend and manager, Lupe DeLeon, confirmed the news to CNN. She would have turned 74 on Wednesday.