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Fontella Bass

Fontella Bass, who became famous for her hit song "Rescue Me," died on Dec. 27 in Missouri. She was 72.

‘Rescue Me’ Singer Fontella Bass Dies At 72

Fontella Bass, a St. Louis-born soul singer who hit the top of the R&B charts with “Rescue Me” in 1965, has died. She was 72.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/27/2012