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Aretha Franklin, Celebrates Her Birthday

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The Queen of Soul, Miss Aretha Franklin, turns 70 years young tomorrow, Sunday, March 25th. Yesterday she celebrated with an all star party in New York, followed by taking a few friends to a Broadway musical. I’ll tell you all about after the festivities are over.[...]

Aretha Franklin finds next opera Idol while eating lunch

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Aretha Franklin is in New York on her annual holiday. And on Tuesday she got serenaded at lunch. The Queen of Soul stopped in to Brasserie Ruhlmann in Rockefeller Center with friends for lunch and got a surprise. “I had a wonderful waiter,” she told me.[...]

Aretha Franklin honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Aretha Franklin stole her own show last night when the Apollo Theater gave her a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Queen of Soul was not scheduled to sing, just come, look royal, and accept her award. She did all of that with grace and style, giving a[...]