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Etta James

HOLLYWOOD - NOVEMBER 24: Singer Etta James and singer/actress Beyonce arrive at the premiere of "Cadillac Records" held at The Egyptian Theater on November 24, 2008 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Rhythm & blues legend Etta James remembered

January 1, 1970

"At Last" and "Tell Mama" blues singer Etta James, whose health had been fading in recent years, passed away on Jan. 20 in California.