Author: taylor-simpson

Artist Page: Etta James

The Best Of Etta James Nicknamed “Miss Peaches,” singer Etta James (legally known as Jamesetta Hawkins) is known as “The Matriarch of R&B.”  A versatile

Read More »

It’s time to get Funk(y)

Funk, being known for is outside-the-box label, was originated in the late 1960s. Funk has its unpredictable sense of lyricism combined with aggressive grooves that

Read More »

You got Soul?

Soul originated in the 1950s in the southern united states. Parented by R&B and gospel, these two genres both tie into Soul music. Soul keeps

Read More »

Artist Bibliography: Etta James

Bibliography 1. “Etta James.” The Famous People , www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/ettajames-5452.php2. Britannica, The Editors of Encyclopaedia. “Etta James.” Encyclopædia Britannica, Encyclopædia Britannica,Inc., 21 Jan. 2019, www.britannica.com/biography/Etta-James3. Fontenot,

Read More »

R&B 4ever

Rhythm and Blues was originated in the 1940s by African American artists and emerged in the World War II era. Originally labeled as “race music”

Read More »

Gospel is Good for the Soul

Gospel was originated in the late 1800s by African-American churches in the southern United States. The reason why gospel remains deeply rooted in the rich

Read More »

Artist Biography Outline: Etta James

Outline: Methodology:   Insert methods used for research(music, documentaries, biographies, etc). Perhaps insert prior knowledge of artist. Introduction Thesis: Nicknamed “Miss Peaches,” singer Etta James (legally

Read More »

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.