by Dave Segal "We dance because we cannot fly. I'm just trying to help." Andi Dean DJ RIZ ROLLINS (KEXP; Board of Deacons) 1. Tinush, "Struggle (feat Aretha Franklin)" 2. LTJ Xperience feat. Joe Bataan, “Ordinary Guy” (Irma Records) 3. Show More Summary
Creativity isn't limited to creation. Sometimes how you approach something changes it. For example, in music, there are some pretty famous covers that "beat" (or revitalize) the original. Aretha Franklin's Respect (An Otis Redding song) is so familiar that it...
Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit has named a street after her. A section of Madison Street, between Brush and Witherell, was named Aretha Franklin Way for The Queen of Soul on Thursday. The area is at the heart of a performing arts district that includes the Detroit Opera House. Franklin told…
The queen of soul, Aretha Franklin, was honored with a street named after her in Detroit this week. A portion of Madison Avenue ? beginning at the corner of Brush Street outside of the Detroit City Music Hall for the Performing ArtsShow More Summary
The soul anthem she recorded in 1967 was No. 1 for two weeks on the Billboard Hot 100.
Lady Soul: Aretha Franklin – Ten Albums by Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | NewBlackMan (in Exile) To date, Aretha Franklin has recorded 41 studio albums over the course of a career that began with an album Songs of Faith (1956) that was recorded in her father’s church in Detroit; she was 14-year-old. Show More Summary
Aretha Franklin may be retiring from the stage -- at some point -- but she has no plans to stop making music. …
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Johanna channeling Aretha Franklin! Posted by Elissa M. Colón on Sunday, June 7, 2015 It's dance recital season - in my opinion, one of the best times of the year - and all over the country, young kids are performing their hearts out in front of their friends, family, and a huge audience of people they have never seen before. Show More Summary
Respect. (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman. Rock Steady. These are just three of Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin’s stunning 112 singles that charted on Billboard over her 61 year career. As a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the UK Music Hall of Fame, and the GMA Gospel Music […]
Kim Kardashian's bubble butt is going to explode, Aretha Franklin is "too fat to live," Playboy magnate Hugh Hefner is "days from death," and Kirstie Alley "sacrifices infant to cult," according to this week's 'National Enquirer.' Who...Show More Summary
When the Tribeca Film Festival opened last week with the Clive Davis documentary The Soundtrack of Our Lives and a mini-concert featuring the likes of Barry Manilow, Carly Simon, Dionne Warwick, and Aretha Franklin, it was a giddy good time – but mostly, y’know, for audience members Of A Certain Age. (Not judging.) Last night, […]
Aretha Franklin is still upset with Dionne Warwick, over five years after the latter incorrectly labeled her as Whitney Houston's godmother at the funeral. To Aretha, who was absent from the sad event due to suffering from swollen feet, this was not R-E-S-P-E-C-T-ful. And she recently said as much to the AP, in a lengthy fax [...]
Aretha Franklin is coming out swinging against fellow legend Dionne Warwick, accusing her of making up a story that Franklin was Whitney Houston's godmother, even though the alleged offense happened five years ago. "She blatantly lied on me... fully well knowing what she was doing," Franklin said in a phone...
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Aretha Franklin To Dionne Warwick: IDFWU Its no secret that long before R-E-S-P-E-C-T was a hook, Aretha Franklin has been demanding the world put some respect on her name, so should we really be surprised that shes still holding a
Last week, the Tribeca Film Festival celebrated Clive Davis with the premiere of the documentary The Soundtrack Of Our Lives, followed by a concert from many of the legendary artists who have worked with the music mogul. Among them were...Show More Summary
The Queen of Soul is accusing Dionne Warwick of making up a story that she was Whitney Houston's godmother.