James, Etta
At Last!
Rare & Collectible Vinyl Records

James, Etta

At Last!
Sealed, Latest Run Of The 2016 Reissue On Yellow Coloured Vinyl. "After Spending A Few Years In Limbo After Scoring Her First R&B Hits "Dance With Me, Henry" And "Good Rocking Daddy," Etta James Returned To The Spotlight In 1961 With Her First Chess Release, At Last. James Made Both The R&B And Pop Charts With The Album's Title Cut, "All I Could Do Was Cry," And "Trust In Me." What Makes At Last A Great Album Is Not Only The Solid Hits It Contains, But Also The Strong Variety Of Material Throughout. James Expertly Handles Jazz Standards Like "Stormy Weather" And "A Sunday Kind Of Love," As Well As Willie Dixon's Blues Classic "I Just Want To Make Love To You." James Demonstrates Her Keen Facility On The Title Track In Particular, As She Easily Moves From Powerful Blues Shouting To More Subtle, Airy Phrasing; Her Ruth Brown-Inspired, Bad-Girl Growl Only Adds To The Intensity. James Would Go On To Even Greater Success With Later Hits Like "Tell Mama," But On At Last One Hears The Singer At Her Peak In A Swinging And Varied Program Of Blues, R&B, And Jazz Standards." AMG Review by Stephen Cook.

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  • Artist: James, Etta
  • Genre: Soul
  • Type: Colored Vinyl - New
  • Label: Not Now Music
  • Catalog ID: NOTLP227
  • Condition:
    Mint (M)
    Mint (M)
  • Country ID: UK
  • SKU: 169436

Track List

A1 Anything To Say You're Mine
A2 My Dearest Darling
A3 Trust In Me
A4 A Sunday Kind Of Love
A5 Tough Mary
B1 I Just Want To Make Love To You
B2 At Last
B3 All I Could Do Was Cry
B4 Stormy Weather
B5 Girl Of My Dreams

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