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Aretha Franklin with Clive Davis (Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

Aretha Franklin’s Next Album Includes Andre 3000-Produced Tracks, Possible Adele Cover

Aretha Franklin is the Queen of Soul, but she’s calling in some heavy hitters — and drawing on some classic material — to make her next album one to remember.

06/26/2014

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Mariah Carey Wears Revealing Black Dress to BET Honors in D.C.

This past weekend, the streets of Washington, D.C. were abuzz as celebrities descended on the Warner Theatre for the BET Honors 2014. This year, the honorees included Aretha Franklin, Berry Gordy, Kenneth Chenault, Carrie Mae Weems, Ice Cube, Nelson Mandel, and Mariah Carey’s neckline.

02/10/2014

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Beyonce Isn’t Addressing Lip-Sync Incident, But Other Stars Are Coming Out In Her Defense

Beyoncé lip-sync gate is in full swing. Yesterday (January 22), reports surfaced that Bey might not have been singing the National Anthem live at Obama’s swearing-in ceremony. A spokeswoman from the Marine Corp Band told […]

01/23/2013

Jay-Z and Beyonce arrive in style to the presidential inauguration (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Beyonce Wows At Obama’s Swearing-In Ceremony

As Beyoncé made her way to the platform to sing the National Anthem, she stopped to kiss the 44th President of United States, Barack Obama, who had been sworn in for his second term only a short time […]

01/21/2013

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Aretha Franklin Says Walmart Helps Her Stay Fit

Who’s that speed walking around the super store? Well it’s the Queen of Soul of course.

10/02/2012

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Adele Shows Off Her Belly, Graces Magazine Cover

Check out a photo of Adele in all her pregnant glory.

09/28/2012

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Aretha Franklin Calls Out Kathie Lee For ‘Idol’ Criticism, Host Apologizes

Aretha Franklin is demanding some R-E-S-P-E-C-T. The Queen of Soul is firing back at Kathie Lee Gifford, who questions whether the legend is too old for ‘American Idol.’

07/19/2012

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‘Idol’ Shake Up: Who Will Take Over For J.Lo and Steven Tyler?

With both Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler saying goodbye to “American Idol” last week, we round up the rumored candidates who are competing to fill their shoes.

07/16/2012

BET Honors 2012 - Pre-Honors Dinner

Aretha Franklin Calls Off Wedding!

[photogallerylink id=77801 align=left]Franklin, 70, calls off her wedding after her brief engagement with boyfriend, William Wilkerson. Her reason? “We were moving a little too fast…”

01/25/2012

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Free MP3 Of The Day: “How Long I’ve Been Waiting,” Aretha Franklin

After recovering from an illness she has yet to publicly disclose, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm] is back to baring her soul. In fact, her new album Aretha: A Woman Falling Out Of Love is all-natural soul […]

07/14/2011

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