Etta James tells the New York Daily News she was only trying to get a laugh when she said she “can’t stand” Beyonce Knowles and made fun of President Obama’s ears during a concert in Seattle. James brought up the pair because the former Destiny’s Child star covered her hit ‘At Last’ during the inauguration.
“I didn’t really mean anything,” James said. “Even as a little child, I’ve always had that comedian kind of attitude. … That’s probably what went into it.” Read more.