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The Essential Etta James

David K. Mathews (piano), Bobby Murray (electric guitar), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar), Sametto James (bass), Etta James (vocal), Yvonne Hodges (background vocal), Donna McElroy (background vocal), Vicki Hampton (background vocal), Joe McGlohon (horn), Chris McDonald (horn), Louis Nunley...

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Contents

Kevin Bowe, Todd David Cherney: The Blues Is My Business

Work length3:32
$1.30
$1.70
  • David K. Mathews (piano), Bobby Murray (electric guitar), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar), Sametto James (bass)

John Greenbaum, Troy Seals, Eddie Setser: If I Had Any Pride Left At All

Work length3:49
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Yvonne Hodges (background vocal), Donna McElroy (background vocal), Vicki Hampton (background vocal), Joe McGlohon (horn), Chris McDonald (horn), Louis Nunley (background vocal), John Wesley Ryles (background vocal), Curtis "Mr. Harmony" Young (background vocal), Dennis Wilson (background vocal), Sam Levine (horn), Jim Horn (horn), Brent Rowan (electric guitar), Barry Beckett (keyboards), Michael Rhodes (bass), Eddie Bayers (drums), Dann Huff (electric guitar), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Terry McMillan (percussion), Paul Franklin (guitar), Steve Nathan (keyboards), Don Potter (acoustic guitar), Mike Haynes (horn)

Bernard Besman, John Lee Hooker: Crawlin' King Snake

Work length5:30
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Sametto James (bass guitar), Josh Sklair (guitar)

John Fogerty: Born on the Bayou

Work length4:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), David K. Mathews (piano), Mike Finnigan (keyboards), Ross Locke (percussion), Leo Nocentelli (guitar), Bobby Murray (guitar), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Otis Redding, Jerry Butler: I've Been Lovin' You Too Long

Work length4:20
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Yvonne Hodges (background vocal), Vicki Hampton (background vocal), Chris McDonald (horn), Donna McElroy (background vocal), Joe McGlohon (horn), Louis Nunley (background vocal), Curtis "Mr. Harmony" Young (background vocal), Dennis Wilson (background vocal), John Wesley Ryles (background vocal), Sam Levine (horn), Mike Haynes (horn), Michael Rhodes (bass), Brent Rowan (electric guitar), Barry Beckett (keyboards), Eddie Bayers (drums), Dann Huff (electric guitar), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Terry McMillan (percussion), Paul Franklin (guitar), Steve Nathan (keyboards), Don Potter (acoustic guitar), Jim Horn (horn)

James Brown, Betty Jean Newsome: It's a Man's Man's Man's World

Work length4:53
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Donto James (percussion), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Josh Sklair (acoustic guitar), Josh Sklair (director), Bobby Murray (electric guitar), Sametto James (bass guitar), David K. Mathews (synthesizer), David K. Mathews (piano)

Gary Nicholson, Delbert McClinton: Somebody to Love

Work length5:48
$1.30
$1.70
  • Bobby Murray (electric guitar), David K. Mathews (piano), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar), Sametto James (bass)

Greg Barnhill, Kenny Greenberg: Cry Like a Rainy Day

Work length5:20
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Chris McDonald (horn), Joe McGlohon (horn), Sam Levine (horn), Jim Horn (horn), Mike Haynes (horn), Vicki Hampton (background vocal), Yvonne Hodges (background vocal), Dennis Wilson (background vocal), Curtis "Mr. Harmony" Young (background vocal), John Wesley Ryles (background vocal), Louis Nunley (background vocal), Donna McElroy (background vocal), Terry McMillan (percussion), Steve Nathan (keyboards), Eddie Bayers (drums), Barry Beckett (keyboards), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Don Potter (acoustic guitar), Dann Huff (electric guitar), Brent Rowan (electric guitar), Michael Rhodes (bass), Paul Franklin (guitar)

Jimmy Reed: Hush Hush

Work length3:33
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), John "Juke" Logan (harmonica), Josh Sklair (guitar), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass guitar), Bobby Murray (guitar)

Mick Jagger, Keith Richards: Miss You

Work length6:00
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Leo Nocentelli (guitar), Jimmy Z. Zavala (saxophone), Jimmy Z. Zavala (harmonica), David K. Mathews (piano), Tom Poole (trumpet), Lee R. Thornburg (trombone), Donto James (percussion), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass), Mike Finnigan (keyboards), Bobby Murray (guitar), Josh Sklair (guitar), Lee R. Thornburg (trumpet)

Ruby Smith, Jim Varsos: The Rock

Work length3:33
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Chris McDonald (horn), Joe McGlohon (horn), Sam Levine (horn), Jim Horn (horn), Mike Haynes (horn), Vicki Hampton (background vocal), Yvonne Hodges (background vocal), Dennis Wilson (background vocal), Curtis "Mr. Harmony" Young (background vocal), John Wesley Ryles (background vocal), Louis Nunley (background vocal), Donna McElroy (background vocal), Terry McMillan (percussion), Steve Nathan (keyboards), Barry Beckett (keyboards), Eddie Bayers (drums), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Don Potter (acoustic guitar), Dann Huff (electric guitar), Brent Rowan (electric guitar), Michael Rhodes (bass), Paul Franklin (guitar)

Dixon: Lil' Red Rooster

Work length3:52
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), John "Juke" Logan (harmonica), Josh Sklair (dobro), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass guitar), Bobby Murray (guitar)

Alice Cooper, Dick Wagner: Only Women Bleed

Work length4:47
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Lee R. Thornburg (fluegelhorn), Lee R. Thornburg (trombone), Peter Michael Escovedo (percussion), Peter Michael Escovedo (congas), Lee R. Thornburg (trumpet), Jimmy Z (tenor saxophone), Tom Poole (fluegelhorn), Tom Poole (trumpet), Mike Finegan (organ), Josh Sklair (acoustic guitar), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass), Josh Sklair (director), Dave Matthews (piano)

Gary Nicholson, Bekka Bramlett: Strongest Weakness

Work length4:52
$1.30
$1.70
  • Bobby Murray (electric guitar), David K. Mathews (piano), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar), Sametto James (bass)

Hamilton, Arthur: Cry Me A River

Work length5:02
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Ralph Penland (drums), Tony Dumas (bass), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), George Bohannon (trombone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Cedar Walton (piano)

Prince: Purple Rain

Work length5:45
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Sametto James (bass guitar), Donto James (drums), David K. Mathews (piano), Josh Sklair (acoustic guitar), Josh Sklair (dobro), Josh Sklair (guitar), Bobby Murray (guitar), Josh Sklair (director), David K. Mathews (synthesizer)

James Campbell, Reginald Connelly, Harry Woods: Try a Little Tenderness

Work length4:47
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Lee R. Thornburg (trombone), David K. Mathews (piano), Jimmy Z. Zavala (saxophone), Tom Poole (trumpet), Donto James (percussion), Donto James (drums), Sametto James (bass), Bobby Murray (guitar), Josh Sklair (guitar), Mike Finnigan (keyboards)

Porter, C: Night and Day

Work length4:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James, Herman Riley (tenor saxophone), Paul Humphrey (drums), John Clayton (bass), Cedar Walton (piano)

Arlen: Come rain or come shine

Work length5:38
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Ralph Penland (drums), Tony Dumas (bass), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), George Bohannon (trombone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Cedar Walton (piano)

Fain: I'll Be Seeing You

Work length4:43
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ralph Penland (percussion), Cedar Walton (piano), Tony Dumas (bass), Ralph Penland (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Rodgers, R: My Funny Valentine

Work length5:47
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James, Josh Sklair (guitar), Ronnie Buttacavoli

Channing Pollock: My Man

Work length5:10
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Tony Dumas (bass), Ralph Penland (drums), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), George Bohannon (trombone), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Cedar Walton (piano)

Gershwin: Someone to Watch over Me

Work length6:02
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James, Eddie Harris (tenor saxophone), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Paul Humphrey (drums), Cedar Walton (piano), John Clayton (bass)

Gershwin: The Man I Love

Work length4:24
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), Tony Dumas (bass), Cedar Walton (piano), Ralph Penland (drums), Ralph Penland (percussion), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Ellington: In My Solitude

Work length5:16
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Ralph Penland (drums), Tony Dumas (bass), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), George Bohannon (trombone), Cedar Walton (piano), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Irene Higginbotham, Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher: Good Morning Heartache

Work length5:28
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Peter Michael Escovedo (percussion), Peter Michael Escovedo (congas), Mike Finegan (organ), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (acoustic guitar), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Sametto James (bass), Josh Sklair (director), Dave Matthews (piano)

Noble, Ray: The very thought of you

Work length4:29
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), Ralph Penland (percussion), Cedar Walton (piano), Tony Dumas (bass), Ralph Penland (drums), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Whiting, R: He's Funny That Way

Work length6:00
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Ralph Penland (drums), Tony Dumas (bass), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), George Bohannon (trombone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Cedar Walton (piano)

Paul, G: Teach Me Tonight

Work length5:00
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James, Eddie Harris (tenor saxophone), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Josh Sklair (guitar), Paul Humphrey (drums), Cedar Walton (piano), John Clayton (bass)

Gershwin: Embraceable You

Work length3:53
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Red Holloway (tenor saxophone), Kraig Kilby (trombone), Ronnie Buttacavoli (trumpet), Ronnie Buttacavoli (fluegelhorn), Cedar Walton (piano), Tony Dumas (bass), Ralph Penland (drums), Ralph Penland (percussion), Josh Sklair (guitar)

Mack Gordon, Harry Warren: At Last

Work length4:39
$1.30
$1.70
  • Etta James (vocal), Mike Finegan (organ), Dave Matthews (piano), Peter Michael Escovedo (congas), Peter Michael Escovedo (percussion), Donto James (drums), Josh Sklair (acoustic guitar), Josh Sklair (electric guitar), Sametto James (bass), Josh Sklair (director)