Aretha Franklin

Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin Passes Away at 76
Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin Passes Away at 76
Top Stories
Thursday, 16 August 2018
409
0

Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin Passes Away at 76

Aretha Franklin, known as the Queen of Soul, died Thursday at the age of 76. The music icon passed away at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit, surrounded by family and friends, according to her longtime publicist Gwendolyn Quinn. Her official cause of death...

no-cover
no-cover
Politics
Sunday, 08 December 2013
761
0

Photos: Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin & Janelle Monáe Light Up Christmas With The Obama’s [VIDEO]

Even the rain couldn’t put a damper on the Christmas spirit. Despite the wet weather, Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin, and Janelle Monáe joined President Obama and the First Family for the lighting of the U.S. national Christmas tree in Washington, D.C. on Friday. The...

no-cover
no-cover
Celeb Blog
Monday, 20 February 2012
208
0

Aretha Franklin Addresses Absence From Whitney Houston’s Funeral

One familiar face that was missing from Whitney Houston’s homegoing service was her godmother, Aretha Franklin. The Queen of Soul had a show last night in New York City, but pulled out of her appearance at today’s funeral in Newark, New Jersey, where she was...

no-cover
no-cover
Celebrities
Wednesday, 18 May 2011
1383
0

Beyoncé, Halle Berry, Jamie Foxx, Will & Jada Smith, Usher & More Bid Farewell To Oprah On “Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular” [FLICKZ & VIDEO]

Oprah’s closest celebrity friends gathered under one roof at Chicago’s United Center for “Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular,” a star-studded send-off to the talk show queen. Everyone from Madonna to Halle Berry was in the building to honor Oprah’s 25th...

no-cover
no-cover
Movies
Friday, 14 January 2011
336
0

Halle Berry Set To Play Aretha Franklin In Her Upcoming Biopic

Aretha Franklin has been vocal about which leading lady she would like to portray her on the big screen, and it appears that the Queen of Soul got what she wanted. Last year, the legendary singer sent out a press release to The Associated Press...