FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2008 file photo, Etta James arrives at the premiere of "Cadillac Records" in Los Angeles. James' son said Friday, Jan. 29, 2010 that the 72-year-old R&B singer is hospitalized in Southern California with a serious infection but he expects her to be released soon. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)
January 13, 2011 10:02:36 AM PST
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) -January 13, 2011 --
Ailing R&B singer Etta James is gravely ill and her husband of 41 years is seeking a California court order to control more than $1 million of her money.