aretha franklin

When a list comes out titled “Top 100 Singers Of All Time,” there are some names that you expect to be, you know, at the top. But this TRASH list published by Rolling Stone has us scratching our heads and giving the side-eye to the “panel of 179 experts” who ranked the vocalists. In what world […]

Aretha Franklin’s Funeral service will begin at 9am ET in Detroit, and will be a 6 hour long service with performances and speeches from some of the most influential people in the world. Watch the entire service live here 9am ET: ALSO CHECK OUT: Here is The Full Program For Aretha Franklin’s Funeral Service On Friday, […]

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin will be laid to rest today. The funeral will take place at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, the church where Aretha Franklin’s career began. Organizers say the star-studded invitation only service will last six hours. TV One will stream Aretha’s homegoing celebration. The event is scheduled down to […]

Music Icon Stevie Wonder made one last visit to Aretha Franklin’s home in Detroit before she died last week. Wonder choked up sharing his final moments with the “Queen Of Soul” on CBS This Morning. It’s reported Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson, Yolanda Adams and Jennifer Holliday will be among those performing at Aretha Franklin’s funeral […]

We told you earlier that people were NOT happy with Madonna’s “tribute” to Aretha Franklin at the VMAs on Monday night. Read More: Fans Are Not Happy About Madonna’s “Tribute” To Aretha Franklin At The VMAs Now, the Material Girl is explaining what happened.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark  

Last night, Madonna paid tribute to the Queen of Soul. But fans were left scratching their heads because it seemed that Madonna’s tribute was all about Madonna.   People had some definite feelings about the “tribute.”     Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

A discussion on social media surfaced, who would be fitting to sing at a tribute for the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin? 90’s R&B crooner Tevin Campbell’s name surfaced and here’s what one blogger had to say: Award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay and Black Twitter followers were not having it, posting defenses of Campbell or video […]

Earlier today, President Trump tweeted about the passing of Aretha Franklin. Later, during a Cabinet meeting, Trump mentioned that the Queen of Soul worked for him, according to a pool reporter at the White House.   People immediately began to respond via social media.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

Today, we remember the life of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. She had been struggling with health issues for the past few years. The icon was the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and performed at three presidential inaugurations (Carter, Clinton and Obama.) As we celebrate her life, we […]

It’s reported the legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is gravely ill. Franklin, was originally diagnosed with cancer in 2010, the superstar has on several occasions canceled performances for undisclosed medical treatments. Aretha was the first ever woman inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. Keep the Queen and her family in […]

Gospel artist Ricky Dillard posted this pic with Aretha Franklin over the weekend. She’s looking snatched and apparently counting her paper in the pic. Queen Aretha had canceled multiple shows in the past year for health reasons, so it’s great to know that she’s doing better.         Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: […]