R.I.P.

20 Jan

Etta James died today at a hospital in Riverside, California. She was 73. 

Diagnosed with leukemia in 2010, she also suffered from dementia and Hepatitis C.

In her lifetime, she won 6 Grammys, including Best Jazz Vocal Performance in 1994. She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1993.

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