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.
53rd NAACP Image AwardsJennifer Hudson Wins Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
Jennifer Hudson dedicates her award to the family of the late Aretha Franklin as she accepts the trophy for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for her role in "Respect."
A Mary J. Blige And Whitney Houston Duet Was Reportedly Turned Down By Clive Davis
An excerpt from an unpublished interview explained.
Soul Train Awards 2021A Salute to Soul's Gay Icons
More than just queens of soul, Diana Ross, Dionne Warwick, Gloria Gaynor, Tina Turner and Aretha Franklin are recognized as celebrated gay icons thanks to their allyship and LGBTQ+ anthems.
Soul Train Awards 2021Soul Sista: The Women Who Changed Soul Music
Look back at the incredible careers of some of the important women to perform on "Soul Train," including Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, Phyllis Hyman and Whitney Houston.
Soul Train Awards 2021We Love Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin's fashion was as renowned as her voice, and even as her sartorial aesthetics evolved, she retained her signature style and served many iconic fashion moments on "Soul Train."
Aretha Franklin’s Granddaughter Performs Rendition Of Her Grandma’s Favorite Song
Jennifer Hudson posted the video on her Instagram.
INTERVIEW: Audra McDonald Explains What She Did To Connect To Aretha Franklin's Mother In ‘Respect’
Barbara Franklin died when Aretha was only 10 years old.