aretha franklin

Stevie Wonder: The Maestro Behind the Music

On Stevie Wonder's 74th birthday, explore ten iconic songs he wrote and produced, showcasing his profound impact on music and culture beyond his own recordings.

Rewind '99: A 25th Anniversary Retrospective of Missy Elliott's Single "She's A Bitch"

The four-minute track serves as a women's empowerment anthem that calls out toxic masculinity in the entertainment industry.

This Week In Good Black News: Terrence J Pops The Question, Jamie Foxx Makes First Public Appearance Since Hospitalization, and SZA Receives a Huge Honor

Plus, Vice President Kamala Harris makes history...AGAIN!

Five Summer Bangers That Hit No. 1 On This Day

Nelly, Aretha and Lil Nas X were topping the charts on this day.

Aretha Franklin's Childhood Home Has Sold

The 6-bed, 5-bath Detroit residence sold for 20K less than the list price.

Jury Sides with Aretha Franklin’s 2014 Handwritten Will Found in Couch

The decision took less than an hour to make.

Aretha Franklin’s Sons Head to Court Over Amid Tensions Over the Queen of Soul’s Lucrative Estate

The Queen of Soul left two handwritten wills with opposing instructions.

FBI Tracked Aretha Franklin's Relationships With MLK, Angela Davis, others, Documents Say

Agents kept a close eye on the R&B icon during the civil rights movement.

Patti LaBelle Heads To ‘Drinks Champs’ For New Episode

The iconic songstress shares memories about some of the latest and greatest including her relationships with Aretha Franklin and Luther Vandross.

Aretha Franklin’s Granddaughter Responds To Her ‘American Idol’ Audition

The teen also shares if she plans on auditioning for the singing competition again.