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Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 – January 20, 2012) was an American singer. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, rhythm and blues, rock and roll, soul, gospel and jazz. Starting her career in 1954, she gained fame with hits such as "Roll With Me, Henry", "At Last", "Tell Mama", "Something's Got a Hold on Me", and "I'd Rather Go Blind" for which she wrote the lyrics. She faced a number of personal problems, including drug addiction, before making a musical resurgence in the late 1980s with the album The Seven Year Itch. more »


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Other guys may be rich and hansome baby but,
I prefer you.
Now but I prefer you
You have the quality that can't be surpassed
And the love we found I know it's gonna last 
That's why I prefer you

You can't give me all the fine clothes that have been offered to me baby,
But I prefer you.
You can't give the riches that go, understand,
But I still daddy I prefer you
You have the standard that I live by yeah
And all the good lovin that I need,
That's why I prefer you

It's a matter of choice what you wanna do baby,
I've already told you what I'm gonna do baby. now
Now it's your turn baby to tell, tell me tell me baby now what you gonna do
(ohhhhh)
Stop wastin time make up your mind,
Baby now I prefer you.
Don't put off tomorrow, what you can do right now babe,
But I prefer you.
Now tomorrow is a day that never comes today is the day that you better get out and run, run, run
I, I prefer you
I prefer you
I prefer you
I'd rather have you abay any old time now, 
Don't want nobody else now
I prefer you
I'd rather have ya right now today baby
I prefer you

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Written by: MONK HIGGINS, MAURICE DOLLISON

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