Aretha Franklin

Celebrating The Legacy and Life of Aretha Franklin One Year After the Superstar's Passing

Aretha Franklin died at age 76 from pancreatic cancer. Here are some remembrances from those in music radio on her life and legacy. She may have become known as the Queen of Soul, but Gary Bryan of K-Earth says Franklin's career didn't start out that way. Pat Prescott of The Wave will never forget...
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 Aretha Franklin performs at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 25, 2012

More Respect for Aretha: The Queen of Soul Wins a Pulitzer Prize

She's the first woman to receive a special citation
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GRAMMY Awards: 5 Unforgettable Moments

The few of our favorites from Aretha to Kendrick
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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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Boyz II Men perform on stage at the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting

What's Your Favorite Soulful Holiday Song?

From Destiny's Child leaving their men completely broke in only eight days to a tiny Michael Jackson wishing us a merry Christmas, here are our nominees for best holiday song.
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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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Taylor Swift performs after the Formula One qualifying session for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas.

Taylor Swift Honors Aretha Franklin & Breaks Out a Throwback

Taylor Swift stops concert to honor the late Aretha Franklin, and performs a song she hasn't played in nearly a decade.
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Forever Our Queen: Aretha Franklin Remebered in Detroit

On Tuesday morning, hundreds of fans gathered en-masse outside of Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit to pay their respects to the legendary “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin. Franklin, who passed away on August 16th 2018 at the age of 76 after a lengthy battle with...
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