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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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Another Award For Aretha

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] has won 18 GRAMMY Awards, and STILL holds the record for most Best Female R&B Vocal Performance awards!  (She’s won 11…in a row, no less.) [photogallerylink id=41909 align=right]The Queen of Soul is about […]

03/06/2012

Aretha FINALLY Reveals Health Scare

It was nearly a year ago when [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] dropped 85 pounds.  The whole world speculated that she had pancreatic cancer.  While Aretha took to television for a few interviews, she was tight-lipped about any […]

01/11/2012

Aretha Sings At Tigers/Rangers Game

Once the Diamondbacks and Phillies were knocked out of the playoffs, the baseball season ended for me.  But, I had to break my rule and sneak a peak last night.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] sang the […]

10/12/2011

Halle, You Better THINK!

I have to wonder if Halle Berry is kicking herself today.  Last week, she said she would NOT be playing [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] in the movie about her life.  Her quote was, “If I could carry […]

01/24/2011

Aretha Franklin Denies She Has Pancreatic Cancer

    ARETHA FRANKLIN denied she has pancreatic cancer in an interview yesterday with “Access Hollywood”.

01/14/2011

Aretha Franklin On TV Today

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] called into the Wendy Williams Show today to give the world an update on her health and life overall.  Let me say, she sounds GREAT!  She discusses her rescheduled tour dates, where […]

01/12/2011