This Day in Music History - June 3rdThis is what interesting stuff happened on today's date in music history.
Watch Aretha Franklin Sing Prince's 'Purple Rain' at the White House"Prince epitomized the word music. Tonight we celebrate his incredible virtuosity and pay tribute to his legacy that spans every musical genre," said Herbie Hancock.
Beyoncé Surpasses Aretha Franklin as Woman with Second-Most GRAMMY AwardsShe's already the most nominated female in GRAMMY history—and on Sunday, Beyoncé came one step closer to doing the same in the winners category, too.
Watch Aretha Franklin Sing Taylor Swift 'Happy Birthday'It all happened at Billboard's Women in Music event.
Aretha Franklin Says Unauthorized 'Respect' Biography is 'Full of Lies'“As many of you are aware, there is a very trashy book out there full of lies and more lies about me. Clearly the writer has no class, no conscience or standards!”
Aretha Franklin gives her take on some current divas
Aretha Franklin's New Album Streaming for Free
Hear Aretha Franklin's Powerful Cover of Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep'The long-awaited Aretha Franklin project Aretha Franklin Takes On The Great Diva Classics will hit stores next month.
Aretha Franklin to Release New Album This MonthAccording to Billboard, a rep for Clive Davis said Franklin's album will be released on Sept. 30.
Aretha Franklin To Release Surprise Album on 09/30/14
Aretha Franklin, Johnny Rockets Employee Have Beef, Singer Ordered Not to Sit Inside RestaurantFranklin was reportedly scorned by an employee who simply didn't like where she was sitting.
Aretha Franklin's Next Album Includes Andre 3000-Produced Tracks, Possible Adele CoverAretha Franklin is the Queen of Soul, but she's calling in some heavy hitters — and drawing on some classic material — to make her next album one to remember.