Aretha Franklin

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Aretha Franklin to Cover Barbra Streisand, Donna Summer on New Album

The Queen of Soul is gearing up to pay tribute to other female singers who have achieved royal status in the pop world.

12/20/2013

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Aretha Franklin Healthy & Ready to Work on New Album

After suffering from an undisclosed illness, Aretha Franklin says she is feeling “85% better” and ready to work on new music.

08/21/2013

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Aretha Franklin Postpones Tour To July

After canceling two shows last week due to “medical reasons,” Aretha Franklin has announced she’s taking off the month of June and will resume her scheduled tour in July, according to Rolling Stone. A spokesperson […]

05/22/2013

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Baseball Rocks: 2012 World Series Has The Who, Aretha, In Its Lineup

Aretha Franklin will sing the National Anthem at Game 5 (if the series extends to five games). Meanwhile, The Who’s music has been heard on the TV broadcasts of the World Series games.

10/26/2012

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Aretha Franklin Says Walmart Helps Her Stay Fit

Who’s that speed walking around the super store? Well it’s the Queen of Soul of course.

10/03/2012

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Aretha Franklin, Barbra Streisand & More Pay Tribute To Marvin Hamlisch

In honor of Broadway and film legend Marvin Hamlisch, who passed away on August 6, Barbra Streisand, Aretha Franklin and more came out to sing some of the composer’s biggest songs.

09/19/2012

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Aerosmith Collab With Johnny Depp, Carrie Underwood On New Album – Plus 5 More Unlikely Duets We’d Like To See

The collaborations on Aerosmith’s upcoming album got us thinking about who else would make for totally strange yet totally awesome duet partners with Steven Tyler.

07/31/2012

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Aretha Franklin Calls Out Kathie Lee For ‘Idol’ Criticism, Host Apologizes

Aretha Franklin is demanding some R-E-S-P-E-C-T. The Queen of Soul is firing back at Kathie Lee Gifford, who questions whether the legend is too old for ‘American Idol.’

07/18/2012

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‘Idol’ Shake Up: Who Will Take Over For J.Lo and Steven Tyler?

With both Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler saying goodbye to “American Idol” last week, we round up the rumored candidates who are competing to fill their shoes.

07/16/2012

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Aretha Franklin Wants to Join American Idol!

Aretha Franklin is throwing her hat — one with a ginormous bow, we presume — into the ring by declaring her interest in joining American Idol. Following the departures of Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez, the Queen […]

07/16/2012

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