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Iconic Singer Etta James Dead at 73

Blues, Jazz, R& B legend Etta James has passed away. She was 73. According to her longtime manager and friend, Lupe De Leon, Etta James “died from complications from leukemia with her husband, Artis Mills, and her sons by her side.” Etta James was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010. She also suffered from hepatitis C and dementia.  James passed away at a hospital in Riverside, California.
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Singer Etta James, Dead at 73, Should Be Remembered as a Fighter (VIDEO)

Entertainment : The Stir By CafeMom: Entertainment (3 years ago)

Post by Maressa Brown A music legend has passed. Soul and R&B singer Etta James, a four-time Grammy winner best known for her 1961 timeless love song, "At Last," has died after a long battle with leukemia. She was only 73, which by ... Read Post

Etta James terminally ill

Entertainment : The Marquee Blog (3 years ago)

Etta James has been battling health issues, but the "At Last" singer's manager and friend Lupe De Leon tells CNN that she's now terminally ill. “Etta James is at the last stages of her terminal illness," De Leon says. The singer, 73... Read Post

Stars react to the passing of Etta James

Entertainment : The Marquee Blog (3 years ago)

Singing legend Etta James died Friday at the age of 73 from complications from leukemia. James, who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010 - and also suffered from dementia and hepatitis C - died with her husband, Artis Mills, and her ... Read Post


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