Thursday, 16 August 2018 Aretha Franklin, the preacher's daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" with such hit songs as "Respect" and "Chain of Fools," died on Thursday at the age of 76, the Associated Press reported.
Franklin, who won 18 Grammys and had some 25 gold records, died at her home in Detroit, the AP said,...
'Queen of Soul,' Aretha Franklin, Dead at 76 A publicist for the iconic diva confirmed she has died in Detroit, MI, surrounded by loved ones. The 'Queen of Soul' had been battling undisclosed health issues since 2010. Franklin's extraordinary career crossed several genres and spanned more than 65...
Posthumous Pulitzer Awarded
to Aretha Franklin The "Queen of Soul" is the first woman to be honored with a special citation prize. Citations have been awarded
since 1930. The foundation last gave one..
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REMEMBERING Aretha Louise Franklin was born on March 25, 1942. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee. The singer signed with Columbia Records before signing with Atlantic Records. The Queen of Soul made..
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