Seven Year Itch (Etta James album)

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Seven Year Itch
Studio album by Etta James
Released 1989
Genre Funk, Soul
Label Island Records
Producer Barry Beckett, Ricky Fataar (tracks: 4, 6, 8), Rob Fraboni (tracks: 4, 6, 8)
Etta James chronology
Etta, Red-Hot & Live
Seven Year Itch
Stickin' to My Guns

Seven Year Itch is the seventeenth studio album by Etta James, released in 1989 by Island Records.[1][2] The title of the album refers to her comeback after approximately seven years without a major recording contract.

The song "Come to Mama" was included on James's live album Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues in 2003.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I Got the Will" Otis Redding 2:44
2. "Jump into My Fire" Johnny Cobb, Jana King 3:54
3. "Shakey Ground" Jeffrey Bowen, Al Boyd, Eddie Hazel 3:06
4. "Come to Mama" Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle 4:09
5. "Damn Your Eyes" Steve Bogard, Barbara Wyrick 3:57
6. "Breakin' up Somebody's Home" Al Jackson, Jr., Timothy Matthews 4:15
7. "The Jealous Kind" Robert Guidry 3:58
8. "How Strong Is a Woman?" Bettye Crutcher 3:17
9. "It Ain't Always What You Do (It's Who You Let See You Do It)" Carl Hampton, Homer Banks, Raymond Jackson 3:27
10. "One Night" Mike Reid, Troy Seals 4:03



  1. ^ "Etta James – Seven Year Itch (CD, album)". Retrieved 2013-10-19. 
  2. ^ "Seven Year Itch – Etta James | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-10-19.