Aretha Franklin

Aretha L. Franklin Memorial Highway Dedicated In Detroit

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says, “anybody who passes through this city, no matter how briefly, is going to be reminded that the queen of soul came from the city of Detroit.”
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Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Dolly Parton Make 'USA Today' List of the '100 Women of the Century'

In the “entertainment” section, the late Queen of Soul, the Cuban-American Pop singer and the Country superstar were picked alongside several other notable music artists, including Celia Cruz, Queen Latifah, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone.
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These Picture Books Based On Popular Songs Will Make You Sing

Four new picture books are based on song titles and lyrics from the classic tracks “Move The Crowd”, by Eric B. & Rakim, Aretha Franklin’s “Respect”, Nancy Sinatra’s “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’”, and The Go-Gos’ “We Got The Beat.”
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Watch the trailer for "Respect" with Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin

Jennifer Hudson plays Aretha Franklin in the upcoming biopic "Respect."
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Kelly Clarkson Covers ‘Natural Woman’ Nearly 20 Years After Singing It on ‘American Idol’

Kelly Clarkson sang Aretha Franklin’s ‘Natural Woman’ nearly 20 years after performing it on American Idol. The 37-year-old chose the classic tune to honor International Women’s Day.
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In Memoriam Music 2018: Aretha Franklin, Mac Miller, Vinnie Paul, Avicii., Dolores O’Riordan

In Memoriam Music: Remembering Those We Lost in 2018

The world lost many amazing men and women in 2018, and as we close out the year we're taking a moment to remember the lives lost from the world of music.
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American soul singer Aretha Franklin, a star on the Atlantic record label.

Alicia Keys, Kelly Clarkson, SZA, and More to Honor Aretha Franklin at GRAMMY Celebration

The Recording Academy is bringing together some of the biggest names in music for a celebration of the life, talent, and accomplishments of Aretha Franklin.
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Gladys Knight To Pay Tribute To Aretha Franklin At AMAs

Aretha Franklin will get another moment in the spotlight at the American Music Awards next month. Dick Clark Productions tells The Associated Press that Gladys Knight , Ledisi , Mary Mary , Donnie McClurkin , CeCe Winans and musical director Rickey Minor will pay tribute to the Queen of Soul’s...
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Aretha Franklin performs at the Wisconsin State Fair

Aretha Franklin Exhibit Opening In Detroit

Tribute features shoes she wore at her first viewing
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People pay their respects with flowers and pictures on Aretha Franklin's star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles.  Aretha Franklin, the "Queen of Soul," died Thursday in her home city of Detroit after battling pancreatic cancer.

LIVE: Stream Aretha Franklin's Funeral Service

Watch the live stream funeral service for Aretha Franklin here.
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