R.I.P. Etta James | The Popjustice Forum

R.I.P. Etta James

Discussion in 'Pop & Justice' started by SpanishEyes, Jan 20, 2012.

  1. Agreed, this wasn't unexpected but it's still a tragedy just as she was experiencing a renaissance of sorts with the Flo Rida thing etc. She'll definitely be missed but what a legacy she's left behind! now we'll just have to sit tight and watch a tidle wave of tributes take place on every single award show during the next year.
  2. Sad news. I've been listening to her a lot this week as well.

    R.I.P. Etta.
  3. R.I.P.

    I do hope, however, that this results in a resurgence of At Last rather than that Flo Rida shit.
  4. Really sad news.

    I hope this isn't an excuse for Beyonce to try and give At Last yet more lives though, especially if there's a tribute somewhere.
  5. Mr.Arroz

    Mr.Arroz Staff Member

    This is terrible. Rest in peace.
  6. Sad. At Last came on my iPod last night and I let it play for the first time in a long, long time.
  7. Very sad, indeed. Seven Year Itch was an amazing cd.
  8. Such a shame. I hope her family is coping well and they all remain healthy in this sad time.
  9. Tommie

    Tommie Guest

    Well, she had been sick for a while...

    Anyway, I think this is appropriate right now:

  10. How sad one of the last of a different breed of siingers no gimmicks just a classy voice.
  11. Bless her. Such a powerful voice.
  12. Very, very sad news. R.I.P. Etta.
  13. Tommie

    Tommie Guest

    Nice to see At Last back in the US top 10 and UK top 15 - I was honestly unsure how much impact her death would have, so it's nice to see it impacting on the iTunes generation.
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