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Aretha Franklin

This week In Singing Ladies 11

Beth Hart, Sinead O’Connor, Katie Melua, Janis Joplin, Stevie Nicks, Lana Del Rey, Lorde, Mariah Carey, Mahalia Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitgerald, Beth Hart. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 175 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Beth Hart – Mechanical […]

Singing With Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with a myriad of soul and non-soul artists. We have selected twelve of them : Luther Vandross, Olivia Newton-John, Boyz II Men, Miguel, Aretha Franklin, Luciano Pavarotti, Patti Labelle, Ne-Yo, Westlife, Patricia Carey, John Legend, Brian McKnight Here, they are reunited in […]

Singing Diana Ross

To celebrate Diana Ross whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – we have selected twelve artists who perform songs that Miss Ross made famous. They are Beyoncé, Erykah Badu, Bee Gees, Amanda Cole, Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin , Andy Gibb, Marilyn McCoo, Yolanda Adams, Mariah Carey, Michael McDonald, Toni Braxton, Lani Misalucha, Manhattan […]

Singing With Elton John (Oldies)

Elton John whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of “oldies” artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Olivia Newton John, Cher, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, RuPaul, Spice Girls, Leann Rimes, George Michael, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass […]

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s thirty-sixth album : ‘A Rose is…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘A Rose is Still a Rose’ is her thirty-sixth studio album released on March 23, 1998 by Arista. Track Listing : 1.A Rose Is Still A Rose (Lauryn Hill) – 04:27 . 2.Never Leave You Again (Sean Puffy Combs, Kelly Price, Corey Rooney) – 04:36 . 3.In Case You Forgot (Bill Dickens, Tim […]

This week In Soul Artists 09

Luther Vandross, Joss Stone, Lionel Richie, Ernie Isley, Aretha Franklin, Incognito, Mary Wilson, King Curtis & The Kingpins, The Staple Singers, Gary Clark Jr. & William Bell, Ben Harper, Cesaria Evora. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 184 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

Aretha Franklin, backed by King Curtis & the Kingpins, tapes ‘Aretha…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Live at Fillmore West’ is her second live album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 and released on May 19, 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:53 . 2.Love The One You’Re With (Stephen Stills) – 04:15 . 3.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 05:55 . 4.Eleanor Rigby […]

Columbia publishes Aretha Franklin’s second album ‘Aretha: With The…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha: With The Ray Bryant Combo’ is her second album also known as ‘Right Now It’s Aretha’ and released on February 27, 1961 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Won’T Be Long (J. Leslie Mcfarland) – 03:12 . 2.Over The Rainbow (Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg) – 02:42 . 3.Love Is The Only Thing (J. […]

‘Let Me in Your Life’ is Aretha Franklin’s twenty-second…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Let Me in Your Life’ is her twenty-second studio album (and one of her top-selling) released on February 25, 1974 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) – 03:29 . 2.Every Natural Thing (Eddie Hinton) – 02:37 . 3.Ain’T Nothing Like The Real Thing (Nick Ashford, Valerie Simpson) […]

This week In Soul Artists 07

Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, John Legend, Seal, Aaron Neville, The Temptations, Michael Jackson, TLC, Aretha Franklin, Rihanna, Corinne Bailey Rae, Incognito. They are the 12 Soul Artists selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Diana Ross – Upside Down Lifted from […]

Singing With Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of soulful artists. We have selected twelve of them : Sheryl Crow, Joss Stone, Diana Ross, Ashanti, Linda Ronstadt, Dionne Warwick, Jessie J, Jennifer Hudson, Kim Carnes, Aretha Franklin, The Miracles, The Supremes Here, they are reunited in one […]

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’…

Kanye West’s ‘The College Dropout’ is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records. Track Listing : 1.Intro [Skit](Kanye West) – 00:19 . 2.We Don’T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “I Just Wanna Stop” By The Jimmy Castor Bunch] . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]