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Aretha L. Franklin Memorial Highway Dedicated In Detroit

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says, “anybody who passes through this city, no matter how briefly, is going to be reminded that the queen of soul came from the city of Detroit.”
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Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Dolly Parton Make 'USA Today' List of the '100 Women of the Century'

In the “entertainment” section, the late Queen of Soul, the Cuban-American Pop singer and the Country superstar were picked alongside several other notable music artists, including Celia Cruz, Queen Latifah, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone.
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These Picture Books Based On Popular Songs Will Make You Sing

Four new picture books are based on song titles and lyrics from the classic tracks “Move The Crowd”, by Eric B. & Rakim, Aretha Franklin’s “Respect”, Nancy Sinatra’s “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’”, and The Go-Gos’ “We Got The Beat.”
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Happy Birthday, Aretha Franklin! Revisit Her Five Biggest Songs of All Time

For forty years, Aretha Franklin was the reigning Queen of the charts with seventy-three Hot 100 entries and seventeen top ten hits. But can you name her 5 biggest of all time?
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Watch and Listen: Our Epic April "FOOLS" Song List!

Here it is, our epic musical list in honor of April Fools' Day - everything from Aretha to Zappa! Let us know if we missed anything that you feel should be on the list and we'll gladly add it. 1. The Who- Won't Get Fooled Again Video of The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again (Live) 2. The Doobie...
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