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Etta James

If you've been to a wedding, you've most likely danced to Etta James' biggest hit "At Last," (often played as the last song), but the 1961 tune reached a new generation when Barack and Michelle Obama danced to Beyonce's version of the tune at the Inaugural Ball in 2009 (though James wasn't happy that the pop star was asked to sing her song). After a career spanning a whopping 60 years, James died on January 20, four days before her 74th birthday.

Stars We Lost in 2012

Take a moment to remember Whitney Houston, Larry

Hagman, Michael Clarke Duncan, and the many other stars who faded away in 2012.