15 08, 2018

Report: Tribute Concert Planned For Aretha Franklin in New York

By | 2018-08-15T09:06:03+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Missy Elliott said it best: "we MUST CELEBRATE the Living Legends while they are here to see it..." With that being said, a major tribute concert is reportedly in the works for Aretha Franklin in New York this November. The show is being organized by Sony Music Chief Creative Officer Clive Davis, who is largely responsible for the singer’s long-standing music career. [Read More]

14 08, 2018

Report: Aretha Franklin Resting At Home Following ‘Gravely Ill’ Hospital Stay + Beyonce & Jay-Z Tribute

By | 2018-08-14T15:55:18+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Millions of prayers went up yesterday (August 13) following reports the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin was "gravely ill" following a stint with cancer. But according to PEOPLE, family members are hopeful as Franklin is now resting at her home in Detroit. According to the publication, the singer is surrounded by loved ones who tell them she's in good spirits. [Read More]

13 08, 2018

Report: Aretha Franklin Fighting For Her Life

By | 2018-08-13T09:42:15+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is reported to be "gravely ill." According to Roger Friedman's Showbiz411.com, the 76-year-old is home in Detroit, Michigan battling for her life around the support and prayers of family and friends. “She is gravely ill in Detroit. The family is asking for prayers and privacy,” the site reports. “Aretha is surrounded by family and people close [Read More]

19 09, 2017

Aretha Franklin, Diddy, Alicia Keys and More Praise Clive Davis in Upcoming Documentary

By | 2017-09-19T13:40:31+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Dropping October 3rd with a limited theatrical release in select cities starting on September 27th, the doc chronicles the historic influence of "The Man with the Golden Ears," who rose from humble beginnings to one of the music industry's most iconic figures.

9 02, 2017

Aretha Franklin Announces Live Performance Retirement, Preps One More Album In 2017

By | 2017-02-09T14:44:11+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

First Anita Baker, now Aretha Franklin. The 74-year-old The Queen of Soul has announced that 2017 will be the last year performing live.

18 04, 2016

Aretha Franklin Updates On Biopic: ‘We’re Ready To Sign’

By | 2016-04-18T11:59:00+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

According to the undisputed Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, a little R-E-S-P-E-C-T is undoubtedly coming to a big screen near you. During her 74th birthday celebration at the Ritz-Carlton in New York last week, Franklin told the Associated Press that the long-anticipated biopic is a basically a done deal.

29 01, 2016

Aretha Franklin Aids Flint, MI Residents, Plans Launch Of Her Own Food Line To Compete With Patti LaBelle

By | 2016-01-29T16:00:57+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Along with helping her fellow Michiganians, Franklin is planning on starting a healthy competition with fellow soul singer Patti LaBelle in the soul food arena…Aretha is coming for Patti and her pies!

28 09, 2015

Aretha Franklin Serenades The Pope With Rendition of ‘Amazing Grace’ (Video)

By | 2015-09-28T11:38:50+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Franklin added a soulful gospel spin to the night with her version of “Amazing Grace.” For ten minutes, the Queen of Soul performed the popular hymn...

9 09, 2015

Aretha Frankin Documentary Withdrawn From Toronto Film Festival Amid Pending Legal Action

By | 2015-09-09T13:46:56+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Last month, Aretha Franklin and her legal team set into motion a halt on a documentary called “Amazing Grace”...Well, it looks like they succeeded..

21 08, 2015

An Aretha Franklin Documentary Is Coming to Theaters…Or Will It? (Trailer)

By | 2015-08-21T12:20:36+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Categories: Gossip|Tags: |0 Comments

An unreleased documentary called Amazing Grace about the preparation and concert of Aretha Franklin’s 1972 performance at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles is coming to theaters. But while finally releasing the historic footage sounds like a great thing, the Queen of Soul doesn’t think so...

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