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Aretha Franklin

  1. eulogies
    Aretha Franklin’s Family Was As Taken Aback by Late Singer’s Eulogy As You Were“He spoke for 50 minutes and at no time did he properly eulogize her,” the singer’s nephew Vaughn Franklin said of Rev. Jasper Williams Jr.’s speech.
  2. in memoriam
    How Detroit Said Goodbye to ArethaScenes from Aretha Franklin’s funeral week.
  3. the queen
    The Most Memorable Moments From Aretha Franklin’s FuneralOn Friday, the world paid tribute to the Queen of Soul.
  4. roundups
    Ariana Grande’s Dress Raises Eyebrows at Aretha Franklin’s FuneralMany people are questioning if it’s appropriate to wear a minidress to a funeral.
  5. in memoriam
    The Best Quotes Memorializing Aretha FranklinThe legendary singer’s funeral was incredibly moving. Here, some of the best quotes from the day.
  6. fashion
    Aretha Franklin Had One Last Outfit Change on Her Final Day of Viewing“Just natural changes in wardrobe that a queen would make,” the funeral director said.
  7. missing the mark
    No One Was Pleased That Madonna Made the Aretha Franklin Tribute About HerselfTwitter was not impressed with Madonna’s speech that was supposed to be about Aretha Franklin.
  8. an ode to
    Aretha Franklin’s Chanel Handbags Carried More Than CashRemembering the queen of soul, and her purse.
  9. icons
    Aretha Franklin Understood How to Sing About WomenIn praise of her best song.
  10. natural woman
    Ariana Grande Breaks Down While Performing Tribute to Aretha FranklinShe sang “Natural Woman” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
  11. icons
    8 Times Aretha Franklin Reminded People She Was Aretha FranklinFrom the way she kept her $100 bills to the brutal letters she sent to her critics, Franklin knew her worth and wasn’t afraid to demand it.
  12. tributes
    Aretha Franklin on Love, Loss, and RespectHer most memorable quotes on music, aging, and of course, respect.
  13. icons
    Aretha Franklin Once Offered to Post Angela Davis’s Bail“I’m going to see her free if there is any justice in our courts.”
  14. science of us
    The Reason You’re Hearing More About Pancreatic CancerOn Aretha Franklin’s death, and new data on her condition.
  15. gallery
    Aretha Franklin Knew How to Dress Like a DivaSo much fur. So many crystals.
  16. rip
    Legendary Soul Singer Aretha Franklin Dead at 76Franklin was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
  17. music
    Aretha Franklin Is Reportedly Receiving Hospice CareA source close to the singer reportedly updated CNN’s Don Lemon about her declining health.
  18. music
    Celebs Tweet Prayers for Aretha Franklin Amid News of Illness“Praying for the Queen of Soul.”
  19. fake news
    Aretha Franklin Is Alive and Responding to Rumors of Death“Thanxxxx for your concern.”
  20. retirement plans
    Aretha Franklin’s Nightclub Will Be the Only Good NightclubThe Queen of Soul wants to open a club in Detroit.
  21. watch this!
    Jennifer Hudson Channeled Beyoncé and Aretha Franklin at Karaoke NightShe and The Color Purple cast went to an East Village dive.
  22. party pics
    Madonna Partied With Aretha Franklin Last NightPlus, Rihanna, Miley, Jared Leto, and more highlights from the week’s biggest parties.
  23. vintage slideshow
    Beyond Jean Harlow: Rarely Seen Photos of Glamorous Black WomenDiscover a different view of Old Hollywood.
  24. party lines
    Party Pics: Miley, Karlie, Pharrell, and MorePlus a Hamburglar sighting.
  25. loose threads
    Adriana Lima’s Second Super Bowl Ad; Last-Minute Dior Couture PrepPlus, Kasia Struss appears with new, dark brown hair on the cover of Korean Vogue’s February issue.
  26. loose threads
    Aretha’s Wedding Dress; Jacobs Vacations With ZoePlus, Heather Marks looks a little mousy on the new cover of French Elle.
  27. loose threads
    There’s a Bright Pink Victoria’s Secret Helicopter; Target’s Sales Are UpPlus, Arizona Muse booked the latest cover of Russian Vogue.
  28. divas
    Who Wore It Better, Aretha Franklin … or Aretha Franklin?!She wore the same outfit two nights in a row.
  29. mad hatter
    Aretha Franklin’s Milliner Sues Knockoff MillinersHe thinks his hat was more important than her performance.
  30. mad hatter
    Wear Aretha Franklin’s Inauguration Hat on Your ChestA clever lady put Inauguration Aretha on T-shirts you can buy for just $20!
  31. mad hatter
    Aretha Franklin’s Milliner About to Be Rolling in ItHis inspiring story prompts us to issue a call to revive the hat business.
  32. mad hatter
    Aretha Franklin Has Agreed to Relinquish ‘The Hat’She’ll loan it to the Smithsonian and then it will remain in Barack Obama’s presidential library.
  33. mad hatter
    Aretha Franklin Is Not Sure if She Can Bear to Give ‘the Hat’ to the SmithsonianThey’ve requested it following the outpouring of Hat fascination.
  34. hats off
    Aretha Franklin’s Hat to SpawnA whole line of bow hats is in the works!
  35. new york fugging city
    Fug Girls: The Best and Worst of Inaugural FashionSure, yesterday was all about change, but when you’ve got dozens of balls, you’ve got dozens of celebrities and their dresses.
  36. inaugur-nation!
    So What Was UP With Aretha Franklin’s Hat?We pontificate, along with other bloggers.
  37. loose threads
    Fur-Draped Aretha Franklin Is PETA’s Worst Dressed>• PETA’s worst-dressed list is out! Aretha Franklin tops it, followed by Marilyn Manson, Eva Longoria, and Lindsay Lohan. [TeamSugar]