Etta James

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Californian blues belter whose exquisite recordings have wafted into jazz and soul from the 1950s into the 21st Century.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
The Second Time Around
1961 The Second Time Around Chess
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At Last!
1961 At Last! Chess / MCA
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Sings for Lovers
1962 Sings for Lovers Doxy Records
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Top Ten 1963 Top Ten
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Rocks the House
1964 Rocks the House Chess / Geffen / MCA/Chess
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Queen of Soul
1965 Queen of Soul Kent Soul
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Call My Name 1966 Call My Name Universal
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Tell Mama [Chess]
1968 Tell Mama [Chess] MCA/Chess
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Funk 1970 Funk Cadet
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Losers Weepers 1971 Losers Weepers Cadet
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Only a Fool 1973 Only a Fool
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Come a Little Closer
1974 Come a Little Closer Chess / Interscope / Universal Special Products
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Deep in the Night
1978 Deep in the Night Rounder Select / Bullseye Blues
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Etta Is Betta Than Evvah!
1978 Etta Is Betta Than Evvah! Kent
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Changes 1980 Changes
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Good Rockin' Mama 1981 Good Rockin' Mama Ace
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Etta, Red-Hot & Live
1982 Etta, Red-Hot & Live Quicksilver
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Tuff Lover 1983 Tuff Lover Ace
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Blues in the Night, Vol. 1: The Early Show
1986 Blues in the Night, Vol. 1: The Early Show Fantasy
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R&B Queen 1986 R&B Queen Crown
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The Late Show: Blues in the Night, Vol. 2
1986 The Late Show: Blues in the Night, Vol. 2 Fantasy
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Jazzvisions: Jump the Blues Away 1989 Jazzvisions: Jump the Blues Away Jazzvisions/Verve / Polygram
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Seven Year Itch
1989 Seven Year Itch Island
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Stickin' to My Guns
1990 Stickin' to My Guns Island
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The Right Time
1992 The Right Time Elektra
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Kings of the Blues Guitar
1992 Kings of the Blues Guitar Charly Records / JDC Records
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Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday
1994 Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday Private Music
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Live
1994 Live Tomato / Rhino
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Time After Time
1995 Time After Time Private Music
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Respect Yourself
1997 Respect Yourself ITC Masters / Intercontinental Records
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Love's Been Rough on Me
1997 Love's Been Rough on Me Private Music
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Life, Love & the Blues
1998 Life, Love & the Blues Private Music
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12 Songs of Christmas
1998 12 Songs of Christmas Private Music
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The Heart of a Woman
1999 The Heart of a Woman Private Music / RCA
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Matriarch of the Blues
2000 Matriarch of the Blues Private Music
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Blue Gardenia
2001 Blue Gardenia Private Music
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Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues
2002 Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues RCA Victor / Private Music
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Let's Roll
2003 Let's Roll Private Music
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Live in New York
2003 Live in New York Acrobat
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Story Songs and Voices of the Blues: Live
2005 Story Songs and Voices of the Blues: Live Direct Source
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All the Way
2006 All the Way RCA Victor
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The Dreamer
2011 The Dreamer Verve / Verve Forecast
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