Singer Etta James’ conditioned has worsened, according to her manager. The singer has been hospitalized for breathing problems and is not doing well.
Lupe De Leon says that James has her family with her in the hospital in California that she was admitted to this week. De Leon, who has been James’ manager for the last 30 years, says that he doesn’t know when James will be released.
James is currently connected to a breathing machine and has been diagnosed with terminal leukemia. She is also suffering from dementia. A judge recently put aside $350,000 for James’ treatment.