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The Right Time

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The Right Time

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Etta James
Producers:
Elektra

We gave it a B+

It has been 37 years since she debuted with 1955’s lusty ”Roll With Me, Henry,” and on The Right Time, a consistent collection of R&B boilers and soul smokers, the remarkable Etta James sounds as hungry as ever. ”When I want it hard enough, you’ll be my man,” she bluntly states on ”I Sing the Blues” — and you better bet that young guitar-and-organ stud Lucky Peterson delivers Mama the goods. B+