Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin (March 25, 1942 — Aug. 16, 2018) was an American soul singer from Memphis. She was born Aretha Louise Franklin on March 25, 1942, in Memphis, the third child of baptist minister Clarence LaVaughn Franklin (1915–1984) and pianist/singer Barbara Vernice Franklin (née Siggers; 1917–1952). Aretha had two sisters, Erma (1938–2002) and Carolyn (1944–1988), […]

Aretha Franklin – Young, Gifted and Black (1972)

Young, Gifted and Black is the 13th studio album by American soul singer Aretha Franklin, released in 1972 on Atlantic. Tracklist: A1. “Oh Me Oh My (I’m a Fool for You Baby)” (3:39) A2. “Day Dreaming” (3:58) A3. “Rock Steady” (3:12) A4. “Young, Gifted and Black” (3:32) A5. “All the King’s Horses” (3:53) A6. “A […]