Song Of The Moment: Etta James – “Something’s Got A Hold On Me”

Etta James passed away Friday, and the world lost one hell of a lady.  Many people have dubbed James as the first Queen of R&B, and her singing has inspired many artist (including Bob Dylan!).

To put things into perspective for my age group, her classic song “Something’s Got A Hold On Me” is sampled in Pretty Light’s “Finally Moving”. ┬áThe sample is nice, but it’s got nothing on the original.

Here’s “Finally Moving”, where you can hear her voice throughout the song.