Etta James Dead At Age 73 — So Sad

Fri, January 20, 2012 11:52am EDT by Add first Comment
Etta James Dead

The legendary singer lost her battle with cancer.

Etta James has died at the age of 73 due to complications from leukemia, CNN reports.

“This is a tremendous loss for the family, her friends and fans around the world. She was a true original who could sing it all — her music defied category,” her manager Lupe DeLeon said in a statement.

The “At Last” singer’s husband and children were with her in her final moments.

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