Queen of Soul (album)

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Queen of Soul
Studio album by Etta James
Released 1965
Genre Blues, R&B, Soul
Label Argo
LP-4040
Producer Leonard Chess
Etta James chronology
Etta James Rocks the House
(1964)
Queen of Soul
(1965)
Call My Name
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Queen of Soul is the sixth studio album by American Blues artist, Etta James. The album was released on Argo Records in 1965, featuring the singles James had released during the year.

Two songs on the album: "Baby What You Want Me to Do" and "Loving You More Every Day" charted on the Rhythm and Blues and Billboard Pop Chart. It was James's first studio album in two years since the release of Etta James Top Ten. Like her previous releases, Queen of Soul was released on a 12-inch LP album, and has not been reissued since. It consisted of ten tracks, with five on each side of the LP.

Allmusic rated the album three out of five stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  • 01. "Bobby Is His Name"
  • 02. "I Wish Someone Would Care"
  • 03. "That Man Belongs Back Here with Me"
  • 04. "Somewhere Out There"
  • 05. "Breaking Point"

Side two[edit]

  • 06. "Flight 101"
  • 07. "Loving You More Every Day"
  • 08. "Do Right"
  • 09. "I Worry 'Bout You"
  • 10. "Mello Fellow"

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