The passing of legendary singer Etta James today reminds music lovers of her immense talent and influence.

Her influence on music is indescribable, and often transcended genres, with the likes of Amy Winehouse, Adele, and Norah Jones citing her as their reason for singing.  

As the world mourns her death, celebrities took to Twitter to express their condolences and memories of the legendary singer.

Take a look at the celebs who hold James close to their hearts.