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Love Songs [MCA/Chess]

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    The First Cut Is the Best

    The impeccable "At Last" (I never tire of it) appears first, but most of the other songs, though less familiar, continue to grow on me. The last few selections are not as pretty. However, fourteen cuts is a fairly generous number. James' renditions of standards like "Again" and "Someone to Watch Over Me" are original and beautiful. The instrumentalists and overall sound quality of the recording are excellent. At times, her voice is out of control (sounds a little raunchy like Janis Joplin's), but not often. This is my first Etta James album, and I do recommend it.

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    etta rocks

    excellent, reminds me of my childhood, dancing with my parents on sunday after church

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    I Got Chills Listening

    Etta! Etta! Etta James. I have listened to Etta since I was a child and still appreciate her original renditions of these timeless songs. Only one disappointment, the song "I'm Loving You More" is not the original, but Etta still pulls it off and I still loved it! Etta wherever you are, I Love you!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Essential Etta For Every Collection

    Been waiting for a CD like this for year's of Etta's interpretations. Includes her classic hits and other renditions. Etta's artistry of these songs make them truly her own. She is a voice of a lifetime like Dinah Washington.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Superb!

    If you love slow love songs (blues), this CD is for you. Endlessy romantic and lovely songs and James's unbelievable voice will steal your heart.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Etta is the best

    This cd of love song has been the best I have ever heard. I use eto listen to Etta when I was a little girl. I;m now 46 and still loving her music. I'm getting married in june and her at last is the song my groom and I will be dancing to.

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