• An Appraisal: Aretha Franklin Had Power. Did We Truly Respect It?

    10 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The Queen of Soul sang the most empowering popular song ever. But even though she was brimming with it, we don't think of her as an artist with swagger.
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  • Queen of Soul: 1942-2018

    Queen of Soul: 1942-2018

    10 monthes ago - By Shorpy

    Aretha Franklin, universally acclaimed as the “Queen of Soul” and one of America's greatest singers in any style, died on Thursday at her home in Detroit. She was 76.
    - New York Times
    "Aretha Franklin, Jazz & Blues portfolio, 1968." Dye transfer print by Lee Friedlander. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. View full size.
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