Yesterday, I was deep into Aretha Franklin's albums, especially after news that she had to cancel so many concerts in recent weeks due to health concerns. Here are three videos that remind us why she has always been the Queen... Related Stories Aretha in Amsterdam: 1968 Aretha Franklin: Amsterdam 1968
The aria from Turandot seems somewhat appropriate for an overnight open thread. Here’s two versions – the second is Aretha Franklin getting her opera on!
"Regretfully, due to doctors’ orders I will have to cancel a few concerts for the next month or so. I’m especially disappointed because two of them are among my favorite cities, Washington D.C. and New York." Continue reading…
Demi Lovato takes the stage and belts out Aretha Franklin‘s “Natural Woman” on Wednesday (August 24) in Vancouver, Canada. The 24-year-old singer, who just celebrated her birthday over the weekend, is currently on her Future Now tour with pal Nick Jonas. Before wowing the audience with her cover of “Natural Woman,” Demi told the crowd, [...]
Aretha Franklin was forced to cancel her next concerts for health reasons. The doctors advised the 74-year old singer to take a break and relax. The corresponding statement was made by Aretha on August 22, 2016. “Regretfully, due to doctors’ orders I will have to cancel a few concerts for the next month or so. Show More Summary
Aretha Franklin is 74 years old, but she keeps touring, bless her. Last year Franklin had to cancel a show in Las Vegas due to exhaustion. This year she’s canceling three shows, because her doctor says she needs to lay down. Read more...
Should we be concerned?? On Monday, Aretha Franklin revealed she has had to cancel some of her upcoming concerts due to unspecified health problems. Oh no! Related: Aretha Thought Prince Died From The Zika Virus In a statement to the Associated Press, the I Say A Little Prayer singer explained: "Due to doctors' orders I will have to [...]
Aretha Franklin has cancelled several of her upcoming performances at a doctor’s request. The 74-year-old Grammy-winning entertainer will be taking some time off to get some needed rest due to an undisclosed health issue. “Due to doctors’ orders I will have to cancel a few concerts for the next month or so,” Aretha said in [...]
Aretha Franklin has fallen ill once again.
Aretha Franklin: "Sparkle"
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NBC is throwing Tony Bennett a party for his 90th birthday and the guest list is impressive: Andrea Bocelli, Michael Bublé, Aretha Franklin and more will appear to duet with the legendary singer. The two-hour special, Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come, will air on Tuesday, December 20th (9/8C). Show More Summary
Yesterday at TCA, NBC announced it would mark today’s 90th birthday of Tony Bennett with a primetime special. It will feature featuring Lady Gaga, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Andrea Bocelli, Michael Bublé, Diana Krall, k.d. Show More Summary
Vevo, the music-video streaming platform, just snagged licensing rights for Warner Music Group, filling the last big hole in its catalogue as it tries to reboot. Videos from Warner Music Group artists, who include Aretha Franklin, Charli...Show More Summary
Rihanna made headlines this week by scoring her 57th Top 100 hit “Sex With Me” on Billboard‘s Hot 100. Billboard broke the news on Monday and noted that only Aretha Franklin, Taylor Swift, and Nicki Minaj have scored more hits. Several other news sites reported on Rihanna’s latest chart feat. Show More Summary
Gospel legend Aretha Franklin will headline the latest addition to the fast-growing US festival calendar -- a weekend in New York featuring leading winemakers. City Winery, a mid-sized Manhattan music venue and restaurant, on Thursday...Show More Summary
City Winery is presenting a two-day music, food and wine festival in Queens at Forest Hills Stadium on September 17 & 18. The lineup is pretty impressive... Continue reading…
1. Paul Simon, American Tune, live version, solo live version here. 2. Woody Guthrie, This Land is Your Land. 3. Marvin Gaye, Stubborn Kind of Fellow. 4. Medley from Oklahoma! 5. Aretha Franklin still has it. Happy Fourth of July! The post American songs to celebrate appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
If we didn't know better, we'd think we were hearing Aretha Franklin herself belting out "A Natural Woman" on America's Got Talent Tuesday night. Instead, we were introduced the the awe-inspiring talents of 62-year-old Ronee Martin. The sexagenarian might be a bit older than the average contestant, but Martin didn't let that deter her. Show More Summary