jazz singer

jazz singer

Etta Jones – Maybe You'll Be There

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Etta Jones was an American jazz singer. Her best-known recordings were ""Dont Go To Strangers"" and ""Save Your Love For Me"". Jones variously worked with Buddy Johnson Oliver Nelson Earl Hines Barney Bigard Kenny Burrell Milt Jackson Cedar Walton and the saxophonist Houston Person. Born in Aiken South Carolina and raised in Harlem She had three Grammy nominations for the Dont Go to Strangers LP in 1960 Save Your Love for Me in 1981 and My Buddy (dedicated to her first employer Buddy Johnson) in 1999. In 2008 the album Dont Go to Strangers was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.