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Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ Film Will Finally Be Released

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ Film Will Finally Be Released

by Christina Santi   Nov 07, 2018

Amazing Grace, a documentary about Aretha Franklin’s two-day gospel performance in January 1972 at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles, will... Read More

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Judge Mathis Keeps Promise to Aretha Franklin, Brings Water to Flint

by Christina Santi   Oct 31, 2018

TV personality Judge Greg Mathis stopped by The View on Monday to discuss the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan, and said his good friend Aretha... Read More

Kelly Rowland Sings Aretha Franklin, Musiq Soulchild, Anita Baker & More (VIDEO)

Kelly Rowland Sings Aretha Franklin, Musiq Soulchild, Anita Baker & More (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 08, 2018

Kelly Rowland recently put her music trivia skills to work while playing a game of song association with ELLE magazine. Players are given 10... Read More

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Aretha Franklin Mural Vandalized in Detroit

by Teddy Grant   Oct 01, 2018

A mural honoring Aretha Franklin was vandalized in Detroit on Saturday, The Detroit Free Press reports. Richard Wilson, the London-based artist who drew the... Read More

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Gladys Knight, CeCe Winans & More to Honor Aretha Franklin at ‘American Music Awards’

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 27, 2018

The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, will be honored during next month’s America Music Awards. The upcoming tribute will feature Gladys Knight, Ledisi, Mary... Read More

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Jennifer Hudson Says Playing Aretha Franklin Is Her Dream Role

by Christina Santi   Sep 27, 2018

Singer/Actress Jennifer Hudson appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Wednesday to speak about her current projects including her portrayal of Aretha Franklin upcoming... Read More

Black Music Honors Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Honors Bobby Brown (PHOTOS)

Black Music Honors Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Honors Bobby Brown (PHOTOS)

by Christina Santi   Sep 13, 2018

The 2018 Black Music Honors took place at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville on Sept. 7. Rickey Smiley and LeToya Luckett co-hosted... Read More

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Bishop Apologizes For Touching Ariana Grande Inappropriately and Making fun of Her Name

by Teddy Grant   Sep 04, 2018

The bishop who presided over Aretha Franklin’s funeral on Friday has issued an apology to Ariana Grande for inappropriately touching her and making fun... Read More

Aretha Franklin’s Family Calls Pastor’s Controversial Eulogy ‘Distasteful’; He Responds

Aretha Franklin’s Family Calls Pastor’s Controversial Eulogy ‘Distasteful’; He Responds

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 04, 2018

Seven hours into Aretha Franklin’s 10-hour homegoing service, the Rev. Jasper Williams Jr. took to the pulpit to eulogize the R&B legend. He was criticized... Read More

Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert: The Best in Black Excellence Pay Homage to the Queen (PHOTOS)

Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert: The Best in Black Excellence Pay Homage to the Queen (PHOTOS)

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 01, 2018

The “A People’s Tribute to the Queen” Aretha Franklin concert held Thursday night at Detroit’s Chene Park Amphitheatre was the ultimate experience for fans... Read More