aretha franklin

MOVIE REVIEW: Wall-to-wall music to lift the soul

MOVIE REVIEW: Wall-to-wall music to lift the soul

Transcendent is the only word to describe this 1972 performance.

Amazing Grace brings us back into room with Queen of Soul

Premium Content Amazing Grace brings us back into room with Queen of Soul

After 47 years we get to see Aretha Franklin make gospel album.

Why Aretha didn’t write will for $108m fortune

Why Aretha didn’t write will for $108m fortune

THE massive fortune left behind by Aretha Franklin has become the focus of a legal...

Star-studded funeral for Aretha Franklin

Star-studded funeral for Aretha Franklin

The Queen of Soul receives a star-studded send off.

Hundreds queue for Aretha’s open casket

Hundreds queue for Aretha’s open casket

FANS have camped out overnight to be the first to say goodbye.

Madonna hits back after bizarre Aretha tribute

Madonna hits back after bizarre Aretha tribute

MADONNA barely mentioned Aretha Franklin in her “tribute” to the late star at the...

Aretha’s savage secret note to reporter

Aretha’s savage secret note to reporter

A columnist once criticised Aretha for flaunting her curves - once

Aretha’s body will be on public display

Aretha’s body will be on public display

Aretha’s family has decided to forego a traditional church service.

Aretha’s long history of famous feuds

Aretha’s long history of famous feuds

ARETHA Franklin had a fierce reputation for public feuds and shady remarks.

Dark side of Aretha Franklin’s life

Dark side of Aretha Franklin’s life

Aretha’s home life was not a stable one.

Donald Trump's bizarre Aretha...

DONALD Trump has remembered the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, as someone he “knew...

Trump’s bizarre Aretha Franklin claim

Trump’s bizarre Aretha Franklin claim

US President Donald Trump has angered many on social media.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Tears as Aretha Franklin dead at 76

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Tears as Aretha Franklin dead at 76

ARGUABLY the greatest singer of all-time, Aretha Franklin, has died.

Amazing stories behind Aretha’s songs

Premium Content Amazing stories behind Aretha’s songs

We look back on the inspiration behind some of her classic songs.

Famous friends visit ‘gravely ill’ Aretha

Famous friends visit ‘gravely ill’ Aretha

STEVIE Wonder and other celebrity friends have flocked to bedside.

Aretha ‘gravely ill’: report

Aretha ‘gravely ill’: report

“Aretha is surrounded by family and people close to her”

With second record, Leon Bridges is onto a good thing

With second record, Leon Bridges is onto a good thing

At the peak of his powers, Leon Bridges can do anything