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Aretha Franklin Throws Shade All Over Taylor Swift & Nicki Minaj

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

Mos Def, RZA, Aretha Franklin & more speak about Eric Garner issue; benefit shows for his family happening in NYC

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...

Gospel Star Aretha Franklin Serenades Taylor Swift With Impromptu 'Happy Birthday' (Video)

Taylor Swift got an early birthday gift on Friday from gospel music star Aretha Franklin, who serenaded her with an impromptu "happy birthday" performance.

Congratulations, Taylor Swift, on Your First Black Friends 

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

Watch Aretha Franklin Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ To An Awestruck Taylor Swift

Yesterday,BillboardcelebrateditsannualWomeninMusicAwards inNewYork.Theeventgatheredtogetherawho’swhooftoday’smostpopularmusicalladies,includingArianaGrande,IggyAzalea,CharliXCX,andParamorefrontwomanHayleyWilliams.AlsoinattendancewastheQueenofSoulherself,ArethaFranklin,whoofferedupanearlybirthdaypresent tothisgeneration’sversionofmusicroyalty,TaylorSwift.

Taylor Swift Gets Serenaded By Aretha Franklin On 'Best Birthday Ever'

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

Aretha Franklin sings ‘Happy Birthday’ to Taylor Swift (VIDEO)

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.

Aretha Franklin Serenades Taylor Swift 

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...

Aretha Franklin Sings 'Happy Birthday' to Taylor Swift - Full Video

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 [...]

Aretha Franklin Reigns Supreme At 2014 Billboard Women In Music!

The Queen still reigns supreme! Watch Aretha Franklin accept her Icon award at the 2014 Billboard Women In Music!

Watch Aretha Franklin sing 'Happy Birthday' to Taylor Swift

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 Finally Had Her Breakthrough at Billboard Women in Music Luncheon

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 [...]

Aretha Franklin Sells Out and Does Something Nice for Taylor Swift

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...

Book News: Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Collection Gets A Texas Welcome

2 months agoNews : The Two-Way

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 slams unauthorized autobiography, 'Respect'

Aretha Franklin has issued a blistering statement, condemning the author of an explosive new book about the Queen of Soul titled “Respect.”

Aretha Franklin Fires Back At Claims She’s ‘A Jealous Monster’

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

Giveaway: Aretha Franklin singing ‘Great Diva Classics’

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Roberta Kaplan Is 'Aretha Franklin' of Marriage Arguments in Mississippi

The lawyer who brought down DOMA delivered a strong attack Wednesday on one of the country's last remaining marriage bans. read more

Aretha Franklin Is the Queen of Soul and Shade

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

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...

Aretha Franklin Is My Homegirl

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

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