News just came out that Etta James passed away from complications from leukemia, age 73. Etta, later in life became known for her addictions but she can never be forgotten for her classic, At Last. Etta released At Last in 1961. Etta resided fairly close to where I lived in California. Reflecting on how many weddings, engagements, etc that this was played at…
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In looking on Youtube, here is a clip from 2009 where she was still able to belt it out. This song will always mean a lot to Papa and Marsha as it was their wedding song. For her being 68 / 69 during this appearance, damn still good!
Rest in Peace Etta and thanks for singing a song that so many created memories to for decades.