Following the tragic death of legendary artist Etta James today, the music world has expressed profound condolences, many coming in the form of heartfelt Tweets. You can see some of them below, a testament to Etta James’ pervasive influence, her inspirational impact on the music world, and the great loss that is felt by her passing.
Nigel Lythgoe, judge on So You Think You Can Dance? and British television producer (@dizzyfeet)
Nile Rodgers, producer (@nilerodgers)
Rachel Crow, singer (@iamrachelcrow)
Rusell Simmons of Def Jam (@UncleRUSH)
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