Etta James, may her vocal chords be dipped in platinum and preserved for future generations, has died at 73 due to complications from leukemia as well as alzheimers, dementia, and Hepatitis C.
James won six Grammys and 17 Blues Music Awards. She was inducted into the Rock & Roll, Blues, and ... More >>
Only one week after playing a gig at the Stage in Miami, a true American original, the 88-year-old Alabama-bred bluesman Eddie Kirkland, died on Sunday morning in a car wreck.
Even at the age of 87, Kirkland never stopped touring and drove himself to every one of his gigs. He also never took th ... More >>