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Aretha Franklin

Atlantic Records release Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ (1968)

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ is an album produced by Jerry Wexler and released on June 14, 1968, less than six months after ‘Lady Soul’ by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Think (Aretha Franklin, Teddy White) – 02:19 . 2.I Say A Little Prayer (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 03:36 . 3.See Saw (Steve Cropper, Don […]

Aretha Franklin releases ‘Sparkle,’ her twenty-fourth album written…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Sparkle’ is her twenty-fourth studio album (featuring the music of the eponymous movie), written and produced by Curtis Mayfield and released on May 27, 1976 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Sparkle (Curtis Mayfield) – 04:13 . 2.Something He Can Feel (Curtis Mayfield) – 06:21 . 3.Hooked On Your Love (Curtis Mayfield) – 05:00 […]

GRP/Verve publish George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ featuring…

George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ is a studio album released on May 23, 2000 by Grp/Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.The Ghetto (Al Eaton, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Todd Shaw) – 04:56 . 2.El Barrio (George Benson, Kenny Gonzalez, Joe Henderson, Louie Vega) – 03:34 . 3.Jazzenco (Marc Antoine) – 05:48 . 4.Deeper Than You Think […]

This week In Singing Ladies 20

Lalah Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight, Minnie Riperton, Diana Ross, Lauryn Hill, En Vogue, Tina Turner, Jewel & Beyonce, Omara Portuondo. They are the Singing Ladies selected among the 223 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Lalah Hathaway – Forever, […]

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 […]