Aretha Franklin is known worldwide as the legendary “Queen of Soul,” but based on a recent interview she did with the Wall Street Journal, we might need to amend that title to “Queen of SHADE.” Auntie ReRe was promoting her newest album ‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics’ and she was asked about today’s top female artists. Show More Summary
photo: Mos Def at Rock the Bells 2011 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin) The Eric Garner protests, like last weekend's Millions March, in NYC continue, and recently a number of musicians have spoke about the issue too. Mos Def...
Taylor Swift got an early birthday gift on Friday from gospel music star Aretha Franklin, who serenaded her with an impromptu "happy birthday" performance.
The artist formerly known as country singer Taylor Swift had a great weekend. On Friday she was on the receiving end of a happy birthday serenade from shade queen Aretha Franklin. She finally turned 25 years old on Saturday and thatShow More Summary
Yesterday,BillboardcelebrateditsannualWomeninMusicAwards inNewYork.Theeventgatheredtogetherawho’swhooftoday’smostpopularmusicalladies,includingArianaGrande,IggyAzalea,CharliXCX,andParamorefrontwomanHayleyWilliams.AlsoinattendancewastheQueenofSoulherself,ArethaFranklin,whoofferedupanearlybirthdaypresent tothisgeneration’sversionofmusicroyalty,TaylorSwift.
Taylor Swift can definitely show you incredible things. Though the "Blank Space" singer's birthday wasn't until Saturday, Dec. 13, Aretha Franklin kicked things off at Friday's Billboard Magazine's #WomenInMusic panel. Swift basically...Show More Summary
Taylor Swift got a surprise Happy Birthday serenade last night from the Queen of Soul herself, Aretha Franklin, at the 2014 Billboard Women in Music Awards. Watch the video here: The post Aretha Franklin sings ‘Happy Birthday’ to Taylor Swift (VIDEO) appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results.
In today's Tweet Beat, Taylor Swifts receives birthday wishes from the Queen of Soul, there might be a pumpkin spice emergency and Azealia Banks is trying to bring back a trend. Read more...
Taylor Swift blows out the candles on her cake with the legendary singer Aretha Franklin by her side at the 2014 Billboard Women of the Year event held at Cipriani Wall Street on Friday (December 12) in New York City. The 24-year-old singer will be celebrating her 25th birthday TOMORROW (December 13) and she got [...]
The Queen still reigns supreme! Watch Aretha Franklin accept her Icon award at the 2014 Billboard Women In Music!
Aretha Franklin showed some R.E.S.P.E.C.T. to Taylor Swift on Friday, just hours before the "Shake It Off" singer turns 25 at midnight on Dec. 13, by singing "Happy Birthday." The Queen of Soul sang the tune onstage to Swift, who got up and hugged Franklin at the end of it. Show More Summary
Idina Menzel dons a form-fitting black dress at the 2014 Billboard Women In Music Luncheon held at Cipriani Wall Street on Friday (December 12) in New York City. The 43-year-old entertainer was joined by Aretha Franklin, Chrissy Teigen, Colbie Caillat, and Sharon Osbourne while being honored at the event. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics [...]
It's a dark day. The woman who crafted the best assessment of Taylor Swift that has ever been verbalized has made nice with the perpetually perky singer-songwriter. Why, Aretha? Why? Read more...
The University of Texas at Austin nabbed the rights to preserve and present the late Nobel winner's collected writings. Also: HBO takes on Scientology, and Aretha Franklin decries her new biography.
Aretha Franklin has issued a blistering statement, condemning the author of an explosive new book about the Queen of Soul titled “Respect.”
A shocking new book paints Aretha Franklin as a jealous monster – and now the Queen of Soul is speaking out and threatening to sue the author! In the unauthorized… READ ON
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Last week, the never-irrelevant Queen of Soul/Displeased Dowager Who's This Close To Hitting You Over the Head with Her Purse Aretha Franklin made more headlines via a Wall Street Journal interview, in which she was asked to assess some contemporary singers. Read more...
If you weren’t already aware who the queen of all things mighty and bitchy is, then hike up your fancy yoga pants and prepare to bow down to her Highness, Aretha Franklin. Ms. Franklin has once again shown that her ego and her shade throwing skills are just as large as her voice (and love [...] Aretha Franklin Is My Homegirl was originally published in HecklerSpray