Aretha Franklin Has a Song, and a Gift, for the Pope
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Aretha Franklin Has a Song, and a Gift, for the Pope

NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Getting Aretha Franklin to sing…

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Jennifer Hudson, Aretha Franklin Among Stars at Papal Events
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Jennifer Hudson, Aretha Franklin Among Stars at Papal Events

DEEPTI HAJELA, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The stars are coming out for the…

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Aretha Franklin Documentary Withdrawn from Toronto Film Fest
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Aretha Franklin Documentary Withdrawn from Toronto Film Fest

NEW YORK (AP) — The producers of the Aretha Franklin documentary “Amazing Grace” have withdrawn…

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Jennifer Hudson in Talks to Play Aretha Franklin for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Producer
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Jennifer Hudson in Talks to Play Aretha Franklin for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Producer

Jeff Sneider, THE WRAP   (TheWrap.com) — Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson is in discussions to…

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Queen of Soul Says New Covers Album Feels Fresh
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Queen of Soul Says New Covers Album Feels Fresh

MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin says her new album…

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Music Aside, Queen of Soul is Pumped for Fair Food
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Music Aside, Queen of Soul is Pumped for Fair Food

JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Aretha Franklin is jazzed about more…

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“Women of Soul” Wow the White House, First Lady
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“Women of Soul” Wow the White House, First Lady

NANCY BENAC, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Soul-singers spanning generations wowed the White House on…

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First Lady Bringing Soul Singers to White House
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First Lady Bringing Soul Singers to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama is bringing together an impressive group of female…

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