Legendary Soul Singer Etta James, has passed away after a battle with Leukemia. She was 73.

The six-time Grammy-award winner is best known for her love ballad “At Last” which can be heard every year out wedding all around the country. She also had multiple R & B Hits including 1955’s “The Wallflower (Roll With Me, Henry)”. She battled a heroine addiction and was inducted in to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

In 2010, James was diagnosed with Leukemia and suffered from dementia and hepatitis C as well. James leaves behind her husband Artis Mills and her sons, who were at her bedside at her final moments. For more, visit CNN.com.

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