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  • Rowland, will.iam Among Celebs Remembering Etta James

    Jan 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Kelly Rowland and Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am are among the bevy of celebs who have tweeted tribute to Etta James following her death earlier today. The legendary singer passed away aged 73 following a battle with leukemia. Rowland wrote on her Twitter page: “CLASSIC. ONE OF A KIND. PURE SOUL. ETTA JAMES! Thank You […]

  • Etta James’ Sons, Husband Reach Deal on Managing Estate

    Dec 20, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The husband and sons of terminally ill blues singer Etta James have reached a deal on managing her $1 million estate and medical care, reports the Associated Press. The 73-year-old singer’s doctor disclosed last week that James is terminally ill with chronic leukemia, dementia and kidney problems. Her adult sons Donto and Sametto had challenged […]

  • Music Legend Etta James Terminally Ill

    Dec 16, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Blues legend Etta James is said to be terminally ill and has little time left after battling leukemia, dementia and kidney failure for several years now, according to the singer’s live-in physician. Dr. Elaine James—who is not related to the 73-year-old Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer but has been providing the […]

  • Etta James, Alive and Well, Latest Victim of Death Rumors

    Aug 4, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Etta James’ son is dismissing reports that the ailing R&B legend has died. The 73-year-old has been in and out of the hospital in recent months undergoing treatment for leukemia and was admitted to a California medical center in May after she was diagnosed with a potentially deadly sepsis problem, caused by a urinary tract […]

  • Judge: Etta James’ Husband Can Use $60K for Care

    Jan 18, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *A Southern California judge has ruled that Etta James’ husband may use $60,000 of her savings to pay for her medical care. Riverside County Superior Court Judge Thomas Cahraman said at a hearing Friday that the money should last until Feb. 24, when Artis Mills is expected back in court to continue seeking control of […]

  • Etta James Gravely Ill; Husband wants Power of Attorney

    Jan 13, 11 by EurPublisher 7 Comments


    *Legendary singer Etta James, 72, is gravely ill and husband wants control of her money by seeking a court order from the state of California, reports the Riverside Press-Enterprise newspaper. According to court documents, the singer lives in the Woodcrest area of Riverside County and has been diagnosed with dementia and is undergoing treatment for […]