Remembering Aretha Franklin's New York City days

Aretha Franklin in hospice care source says

Bill and Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGillibrand urges opposition to Kavanaugh: Fight for abortion rights "is now or never" Bannon announces pro-Trump movie, operation team ahead of midterms: report Fox News host hits Giuliani: Dossier isn't why Mueller probe was started MORE are paying "respect" to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Her passing is not only a tremendous personal loss for me, but for people all over the world who were touched by her incredible gift and remarkable spirit.

John Stamos tweeted, "She was music". "But we do have a chance to earn something more enduring", he added.

"The Queen in Waiting: The Columbia Years 1960-1965" (2002): Highlights from her underrated jazz and big-band recordings before she became a national star. "We sincerely apologize to Aretha Franklin's family and friends", the network said in a statement. "By 1968, Franklin was an established soul chart-topper with hits like "Respect", "Chain of Fools" and "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman".

2014: Franklin had an asteroid named after her, the 249516 Aretha.

Aretha's stunning vocals and larger-than-life personality was an inspiration to millions around the world, and she left an indelible impact on the music industry and society as a whole.

She won 18 Grammy awards including a lifetime achievement award. In 1956, she released her first album Songs of Faith, recorded at her father's church, New Bethel Baptist Church. She is The Queen.

"Thank you Aretha Franklin for getting me through tough days", Twitter user, Pablo, said. One of those select events was a gala for Elton John's 25th anniversary of his AIDS foundation in November in New York City, where Franklin closed the event with a collection of songs including "I Say a Little Prayer" and "Freeway". We have felt your love for Aretha and it brings us comfort to know that her legacy will live on.

Inducted to the Apollo's Walk of Fame in 2010, Franklin performed at the theater more than a dozen times, most recently in 2010.

Aretha was born in Memphis, Tennessee in 1942. But Aretha did and she raised the roof.
She sang and played magnificently, and we all wept. "As we grieve, we ask that you respect our privacy during this hard time", the statement concluded.



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