Originally Posted by Le Bon Vivant
Beyonce was obviously channeling Etta (like she was channeling Diana Ross in her non-Listen Dreamgirls songs), and thats how Etta sang. I don't think the growls are ugly at all, I love passionate/soulful singing.
Bee's songs in the soundtrack are just exquisite, such a good job ! Hell that whole album is just
Including Solange's '6 O'Clock Blues' !