Steve Winwood, Etta James, and Jerry Wexler

Steve Winwood, left, Etta James, center, and Atlantic Records producer Jerry Wexler. In 1992, Winwood and James recorded a duet album at Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, backed by the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section (MSRS). The musicians had toured with Winwood and his band, Traffic, in 1973 and recorded On the Road and Shootout at the Fantasy Factory.

Photograph by Dick Cooper