aretha franklin

  A brand new biopic depicting the life of the late Aretha Franklin has dropped and honey it looks so good!! Jennifer Hudson has been selected to portray Franklin and I honestly can not think of a more perfect person, with a powerhouse voice to take on the task. The movie will not hit theaters […]

The legend worth millions of dollars surprising didn’t have any paperwork on how to sort out her wealth. TMZ reports that the Queen of Soul passed away without having a will on record. Aretha Franklin is reportedly worth around 80 million dollars and now will have to let the state of Michigan split up her […]

The publicist for Aretha Frankin says the Queen of Soul died Thursday in her home in Detroit.  News broke earlier this week that beloved Aretha Franklin was gravely ill but surrounded by friends and family in her hometown of Detroit. Immediately fans took to social media to send their prayers and well wishes.  Many celebrities also […]

And smile too! Nicki Minaj has reached another level of success and celebrates the fact that she now holds the record for most Hot 100 Hits by a female artist on Billboard. Aretha Franklin held the title with 73 hits, Minaj currently has 76. https://www.instagram.com/p/BR4TWYZBjj5/?taken-by=nickiminaj TURN UP THEN!

On Thanksgiving Day, Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin sang the National Anthem for a football game in Detroit. Fans were shocked when this rendition of the National Anthem ended up being more than four minutes long. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Viewers complained they had time to cook and eat their turkeys in the time […]

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Aretha Franklin is finally giving her body the respect that it needs. The 74-year old songstress had to cancel several shows, including two New York performances at Radio City Music Hall, because of her health. Franklin released a statement saying, “Due to doctors’ orders I will have to cancel a few concerts for the next month or so.” The […]

After Oprah took to Twitter to share a video detailing how she dropped 26 pounds using Weight Watchers while still eating bread daily, the company’s shares catapulted more than 20 percent, and rose to $13.29 per share.

This week’s airing of the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors showed President Obama in a whole new light after a show-stopping performance from the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. The legendary singer brought the house down during her tribute to singer/songwriter Carole King in Washington D.C. The December 6th show aired Tuesday evening and honored King, Star Wars creator George Lucas, […]

Ben E. King, best known for the sweet soulful anthem to fidelity, “Stand By Me,” died on Thursday at age 76, his publicist confirmed to…