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R&B Dynamite

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R&B Dynamite

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Etta James
Producers:
Flair, Virgin
genre:
Reissues

We gave it a B+

Etta James was 17 at the time of her first hit, the coyly crude ”Roll With Me Henry.” While James did most of her subsequent rolling with more romantic fare, R&B Dynamite contains a few bawdy items in which the big-voiced singer steam-heats the transparently euphemistic lyrics. B+