‘Rick on Whatever’-Thursday 12/27/12
She had a hit record in 1965 with ‘Rescue Me’-a song she co-wrote. She was regarded as an iconic R&B and Gospel singer-and she was from St Louis.
Fontella Bass died last nite from complications from a heart attack. She was 72.
Click here to watch Fontella perform ‘Rescue Me’.
I’m Rick on Whatever–and The Whatever Word of the Day is–FONTELLA.