One of my favorite moments in all of music is from the album “Songs of Faith,” which Aretha Franklin recorded live, in 1956, at the New Bethel Baptist Church, in Detroit, when she was barely fourteen old.
Aretha Franklin Never Saw This Picture of Herself. Here's the Story Behind the Previously Unpublished Portrait
When the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin died last month at the age of 76, she was called a “diva to the end,” and proved that point by going out in a gold-plated casket. But that doesn’t mean Franklin have
Stevie Wonder lifted Aretha Franklin’s family, friends and fans’ emotions as he played a religious hymn during the last performance at her funeral. The “Isn’t She Lovely” singer, 68, took to the stage
On Tuesday, her outfit consisted of a lacy crimson gown, towering scarlet Christian Louboutin heels, and cherry-red lipstick and nail polish. On Wednesday, she had been changed into a pale, shimmering
Family, lifelong friends and even a US President ensure Aretha Franklin's funeral is fit for a queen
Detroit (CNN) — Family, friends and the many admirers of Aretha Franklin packed Detroit's Greater Grace Temple on Friday to celebrate the life, legacy and music of the "Queen of Soul." It was a service
Of all the motor vehicles that have been lionized in popular music, none has carried more lyrical and atmospheric impact than the Cadillac. Whether because of the way its triple-syllable name rolls off