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  1. Mar 07, 2022 · Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, passed away in her home on Aug. 16, 2018 after a quiet battle with pancreatic cancer, her publicist confirmed (via NPR). She was 76 years old. She was 76 years old.

  2. Aug 04, 2021 · Aretha Franklin’s decades-long career dominance was rooted in songs that unleashed the power women so often had to hide.But the lyrics for one of her first big hits may have struck closer to her ...

  3. Similar honorific nicknames have been given in other genres, including Aretha Franklin, who was literally crowned "Queen of Soul" by disk jockey Pervis Spann on stage in 1968. Michael Jackson and Madonna have been closely associated with the terms "King and Queen of Pop" since the 1980s.

  4. Jack Leroy Wilson Jr. (June 9, 1934 – January 21, 1984) was an American rock 'n' roll and R&B singer and performer of the 1950s and 60s. He was a prominent figure in the transition of rhythm and blues into soul.

  5. Jan 05, 2021 · Aretha Franklin . There’s a reason why everyone loves singing Aretha Franklin at karaoke night. The power, the musicality, the feeling! That’s why Aretha will forever be the “Queen of Soul.” Though many have tried to be her, there is just no topping the sassy original. No wonder she’s considered one of the best singers of all time ...

  6. Nov 08, 2017 · Aretha Franklin Multiple Grammy winner and "Queen of Soul," Aretha Franklin was known for such hits as "Respect," "Freeway of Love" and "I Say a Little Prayer." (1942–2018)

  7. Aug 09, 2022 · Plus, it only further cements her status as an all-time great, following in the footsteps of pop divas like Aretha Franklin, Cher, Madonna and so many others before her (which Kyle Denis wrote ...