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  1. Toronto fans will have to wait until next year to be serenaded by the Queen of SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | CBC News

    Aretha Franklin told fans at a NYC show in April that she was "fighting an upper respiratory viral infection." Legendary songstress Aretha Franklin announced Monday that her Canada Day show at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts has been postponed until next year.


  2. The Strand's - Natural Woman - Aretha' show to honor music's Queen of SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 |

    ... There will be two performances at the Strand in July. Audiences at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre will enjoy Aretha Franklin's gospel and soul hits while learning intimate details about her life. The show is presented by Blakevision Entertainment in ...


  3. Big names to headline Soul Fest 2017 at Columbus Civic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 |

    ... entitled "Spark of Love." Throughout his almost 50-year career Williams has shared stages with stars such as Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys, K-Jon, Anthony Hamilton, The Whispers, Rick James, Al Green and Usher. "I'm going to continue to evolve and ...


  4. Jonny McGovern's pride look includes 'purple sparkle timbs,' naturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Queerty

    ... with everything going on. Pride (A Deeper Love) of course. Either the original with Deborah Cooper or the Aretha Franklin version. Preferably every mix ever made played back to back all weekend. A Rainbow Hey Qween x Hot Topic Tshirt (Available at ...


  5. Music Box: Kooky CreaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... Music on Main concert series in Victor City Park. The ensemble of high school buddies brings the fire of Aretha Franklin, the funk of Stevie Wonder, the power of Earth Wind and Fire, and the soul of Rose Royce. Opening the night is the six-piece ...


  6. 5 Things to See at the TD Toronto Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... Jazz Festival's Artistic Director, Josh Grossman's guide on his picks and the artists visiting this year. Aretha Franklin The legendary Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin will be performing at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts. One of music's ...


  7. Robbi Kumalo Pays Homage To Nina Simone at Cafe Wha?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 |

    Robbi Kumalo's backed up superstars like Dave Matthews - @ Carnegie Hall , Aretha Franklin , Diana Ross , Edie Brickell , John Hiatt, Chaka Khan , Rod Stewart , Jewel, Arif Mardin , Luisa, Ashford & Simpson, Deepak Chopra, Eileen Ivers , Edie Brickell , Chieli Minucci, Gino Sitson, Jimmy Owens , & Bakithi Kumalo, Mary J. Blige , & Harry Belafonte among others - on some of the biggest stages in the world -- and now you can experience award-winning singer Robbi Kumalo front and center as she brings her musical tribute The Music of Nina Simon e to the Cafe Wha? stage.


  8. From Aretha to Beyonce, Sen. Kamala Harris' Spotify playlist proves she has great tasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... atest-hits compilation. Titled "#AAMAM - All Time Favorites," it features 45 songs from artists both iconic (Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, Prince, the Notorious B.I.G.) and nearly so (Chance the Rapper, Nicki Minaj, John Legend, Janelle Monae).


  9. Suits and Shades Are at the Ready for Chicago Blues Brothers at Queen's Theatre HornchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 |

    ... mash-up presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers, featuring songs by legends such as Aretha Franklin , James Brown , Otis Redding , Ray Charles , Tina Turner , Cab Calloway . Audiences will be up on their feet dancing to classic ...


  10. Nicki Minaj Fires More Shots at Remy Ma During 'Birthday Bash' Performance in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Billboard

    ... it/ Papoose wrote a 'Ether' record, but I broke Aretha record," said Minaj, referencing her surpassing Aretha Franklin's record for most hits on the Billboard Hot 100 . Minaj's attack caused Remy to retaliate with a freestyle over Future's "Mask ...


  11. Meet Dayme Arocena: Cuba's Jazz Phenomenon Fusing Salsa, Hip-Hop And Neo-SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Vibe

    ... wagging fingers, building a quiet momentum that emerges a thunderclap woman, who carries both Celia Cruz and Aretha Franklin in her heart. Music - her truest god - has been Arocena's calling since the tender age of four, performing on blocks across ...


  12. Summer of Love wasn't just 'Sgt. Pepper' -- it was a whole musical revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    ... and Stax began to give way to the funk of James Brown and Sly and the Family Stone and the fiery candor of Aretha Franklin and "Respect." It was the dawn of the rock festival, in Monterey, and of the pop soundtrack, Simon & Garfunkel's music for ...


  13. Outdoor music: Live After 5 show to feature the Sunday Bump's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... or what happens when you add a dash of Prince to Estelle, or if you blend Pat Metheny with Chris Dave and Aretha Franklin. Our collective influences and inspirations each have their own energy, and when we get into a room together it all comes alive ...


  14. Remy Ma Takes Aim at Nicki Minaj Over Papoose Ghostwriting AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Billboard

    ... wrote a 'Ether' record, but I broke Aretha record," said Minaj, while also referencing her surpassing Aretha Franklin's record for most hits on the Billboard Hot 100 . Stunned by her remarks, Remy reloaded on Minaj the following day with her "Mask ...


  15. Winnipegger invited to sing for music legend David Foster after sneaking into eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | CBC News

    ... piano and asked Windsor what she wanted to sing. The only song that came to her mind was A Natural Woman by Aretha Franklin, she said. Jaws dropped in the crowd of roughly 1,000 as Windsor began belting out the lines. Foster even whipped his head ...


  16. Uber's Big Diversity Solution Has Already Been Done, And May Not Have The Result Critics WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    FEBRUARY 27: US President Barack Obama and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder react at the introduction of singer Aretha Franklin who sung during a farewell ceremony at the Justice Department February 27, 2015 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held to unveil the Attorney Generals official portrait and commemorate his tenure before his expected departure from the department after more than six years of service.


  17. Sonoma's Tuesday Night in the Plaza music is all about women, and jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    The Sonoma Valley Jazz Society begins its annual series of monthly jazz concerts at the Tuesday Night in the Plaza tonight, June 13, with an all-women's band and four featured women singers who will deliver the heart and soul of America's music from the stage of the Grinstead Amphitheare, beginning at 6 p.m. The show, "Just Like a Woman," takes its title from Aretha Franklin's hit song, itself a game-changer in popular music of the Sixties. It's been presented several times in the Bay Area over the past few years - every spring at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley - with a rotating cast of musicians and vocalists giving voice, full-throated and proud, to the importance of women in music in general, and jazz in particular.


  18. Detroit gives Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin a little - Respect,' namingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | WSOCTV

    Aretha Franklin and her son Kecalf Cunningham stand under the newly unveiled street sign in front of the Detroit City Music Hall in Detroit, on June 8, 2017. The Queen of Soul can now drive her "Pink Cadillac" down Aretha Franklin Way in downtown Detroit after the city renamed a portion of Madison Avenue in the city's theater district outside the Detroit City Music Hall in her honor.


  19. NBA Finals - Game 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Mission Mission

    ... All-Stars" will keep you dancing throughout the night. Playing songs to the likes of James Brown, B.B. King, Aretha Franklin, Albert King and many more. "The Haight Street All-Stars" are fun from beginning to end. Come on out to enjoy some soul in ...


  20. Aretha Franklin Performs Career-Spanning Set, Attends Street Naming at Detroit Music WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Billboard

    Aretha Franklin performs during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival at Radio City Music Hall on April 19, 2017 in New York City. Aretha Franklin got a lot of R-E-S-P-E-C-T from her hometown of Detroit during the past few days -- even if she didn't sing the song.