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Aretha Franklin

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special “Singing Broadway” in video

Whitney Houston sings in D.C. (1997)

October 3, 1997 – Whitney Houston will perform sing her greatest hits, as well as gospel favorites and songs saluting Dionne Warwick, Aretha Franklin and Diana Ross at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington D.C.

This week In Soul Artists 35

Marvin Gaye, Brandy, Prince, The New Power Generation, Macy Gray, David Ruffin, Eddie Kendricks, Barry White, Toni Braxton, Michael McDonald, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys, Lionel Richie. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 249 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha’ is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records. Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) – 03:42 . 2.I Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) – 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil […]

Singing With Ray Charles

Ray Charles who would have turned 89 today, has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Buck Owens, Joe Cocker, Billy Joel, Engelbert Humperdinck, Tom Jones , Ella Fitzgerald, Jerry Lewis, Aretha Franklin, Andy Williams, Michael Hutchence, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson Here, they are reunited in […]

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy,’ her first…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy’ is a studio (and her first since ‘A Rose Is Still a Rose’ in 1998) album released on September 22, 2003 by Arista Records. Track listing : 1.The Only Thing Missin’ (Gordon Chambers, Troy Taylor, Rick Williams, Mylia Sunny Davis) – 03:07 . 2.Wonderful (Aleese Simmons, Ron Amen-Ra Lawrence) – […]

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 – Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and […]

Singing With Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres, Latin or not. We have selected eighteen of them : Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Alejandro Fernandez, Jose Feliciano, Tony Bennett, N Sync, James Ingram, Aretha Franklin, Pitbull, Ricky Martin, Celia Cruz, Celine Dion, Patti […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘Spirit in the Dark’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Spirit in the Dark’ is an album released on August 24, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Play That Song (You Lied) (Ahmet Ertegün, Betty Nelson) – 03:02 . 2.The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday’S Kiss) (Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins) – 04:41 . 3.Pullin’ (Carolyn Franklin, Jimmy Radcliffe) – 03:38 . 4.You […]

This week In Singing Ladies 33

Valerie Simpson, Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin, Buika, Aaliyah, Randy Crawford, Lauryn Hil, Etta James , Mary J. Blige, Brittany Howard, Bettye LaVette, Bette Midler. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 303 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Valerie Simpson – Street […]

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige’s ‘Mary’ is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA. Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn Hill) – 05:30 . 2.Sexy (Mary J. Blige, Jadakiss, Stevie Wonder) – 04:47 . [Sample Of “I Can’T Help It” By Michael Jackson] . 3.Deep Inside (Mary J. Blige, Kevin […]

This week In Soul Artists 27

Barry White, Luther Vandross, George Mccrae, Anthony Hamilton, Isaac Hayes, James Ingram, Patti Austin, Esther Phillips, Roberta Flack, The Neville Brothers, Lizz Wright, Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Barry White […]