aretha franklin

We spoke to Marlon Wayans about his role in the "Respect" biopic and the seasoned actor revealed, "I had to create and imagine, and really understand why someone would hit a woman they love."

There’s been a lot of buzz around Nat Geo’s four-part series, Genius: Aretha, starring Oscar-nominated actress Cynthia Erivo as Aretha. The series, which premiered last Sunday, peels back the veil on Aretha’s troubled childhood, how she found her voice as an activist and, of course, the powerhouse voice she was gifted from God. Aretha was […]

On what would have been her 78th birthday, we wanted to honor the iconic singer, again, by celebrating her life, impact and of course, her love for furs.  

From Aretha Franklin to Kim Porter to Nancy Wilson, here's a list of those who passed this year.

Aretha Franklin has officially been laid to rest, but the Internet can’t stop talking about her funeral and the memorable Black church moments that came out of it. 1. Ariana Grande’s Little Black Dress Someone should have told Ariana Grande about the Black church before letting her walk up in Aretha Franklin’s funeral in this […]

"For more than 60 years, Aretha Franklin shared her gift and touched the world."

The music legend died Thursday, reportedly succumbing to advanced pancreatic cancer.

Apparently, the Queen of Soul hand-picked the Oscar winner herself.

Earlier today the music legend's name was trending on Twitter, spawned by deathbed rumors.

Thanks to Youtube user named Darcell Bios, the Queen of Soul is hilariously shether[ing] the heck out of these girls!