Etta James: Live At Montreux 1975-1993 CD Coming Next Week
Etta James [1938-2012] made many appearances at the Montreux Jazz Festival across her long and distinguished career. This CD brings together the best performances from the 18 years of her association with the festival when she was at her absolute peak. It features many of her best-loved tracks and songs that she is particularly associated with.
This is the very first time any of these performances have been made available. Live At Montreux 1975-1993 includes the classics: “At Last,” “I Just Wanna Make Love To You,” “W.O.M.A.N.,” “Come To Mama,” “Dust My Broom” and many more.
Etta James is regarded as having bridged the gap between rhythm and blues and rock and roll, and is the winner of six Grammys and 17 Blues Music Awards. She was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1993, the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001, and the Grammy Hall of Fame in both 1999 and 2008. Rolling Stone ranked James number 22 on their list of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time and number 62 on the list of the 100 Greatest Artists. She passed away Jan 20, 2012 after a long illness.
1) I Just Wanna Make Love To You
2) I’d Rather Go Blind
3) How Strong Is A Woman
4) A Lover Is Forever
6) Come To Mama