Aretha Franklin

‘Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics’ On October 21st 2014 Aretha Franklin, the incomparable “Queen of Soul,” will release her highly anticipated brand new studio LP ARETHA FRANKLIN SINGS THE GREAT DIVA CLASSICS on October 21st via RCA Records. The album’s lead single, Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep (The Aretha Version)” is currently available […]

Aretha Franklin was inducted into the Gospel Hall of Fame. Franklin, who became known as a Gospel star after her 1972 live album “Amazing Grace,”…

The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, is getting set to host a high profile Gospel concert on August 17th.  Set to take place  at her late father’s church, New Bethel Baptist, 8430 C.L. Franklin Blvd. in Detroit, special guests include, ” Pastor Shirley Caesar, along with the Five Blind Boys of Alabama, the Rev. Donald Parsons […]

Princeton, PA — Her revolutionary music and style gave her the title Queen of Soul and now the prestigious Ivy League college Princeton University will be showing Respect to Aretha Franklin by giving her an honorary doctorate. She was one of just six people to receive the prestigious award at the New Jersey educational establishment’s graduation […]

Multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner Aretha Franklin was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Music from Princeton University during its 265th Commencement ceremony on Tuesday, June 5. Read…

Artists Aretha Franklin, Ricky Skaggs, Dallas Holm, The Hoppers, Love Song and televangelist Rex Humbard, who supported gospel music with his media ministry, are scheduled…

Nashville, TN – The Queen of Soul is adding another jewel to her crown. Aretha Franklin is being inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.    She’s will be inducted on Aug. 14 in Hendersonville, Tenn., along with contemporary Christian singer Dallas Holm, Love Song, bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs, family group The Hoppers and […]

Aretha Franklin appeared on the Today Show today for an interview conducted by NBC’s Al Roker. The legendary Queen of Soul covered a range of topics surrounding the life, death and legacy of Whitney Houston. Portions of the interview will be broadcast on NBC Dateline later tonight. Marvin Winans To Lead Private Funeral For Whitney […]

Breaking news alerts on Aretha Franklin's reported decision to call off this summer's wedding with William "Willie" Wilkerson have surfaced.