The legendary Blues/Soul singer Etta James has died. She was diagnosed with Leukaemia last year and had been undergoing treatment.
Her best known song ‘I Would rather go Blind’ is a favourite on the set-list of many a female singer. Last year alone I remember hearing versions sung here in Bonn by Dana Fuchs, Layla Zoe and Jean Shy.
<a href=”http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16779206″>LINK TO FUNERAL REPORT FROM BBC</a>
Here though is the original (and best) version: