Public viewings will take place at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on Aug. 28-29.
NPR's Michel Martin spoke with Aretha Franklin shortly after her performance at President Obama's inauguration. We play a portion of the conversation from 2009.
For more than a decade, Aretha Franklin called on AP Global Entertainment Editor Nekesa Mumbi Moody to discuss everything from her health to a potential wedding to her music.
Detroiters remember a singer who changed the course of music but always embraced her often beleaguered hometownDetroiters continue to celebrate Aretha Franklin, their homegrown ‘queen of soul’, with e...
The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honoring the legacy of Aretha Franklin — they're just not sure how they will do it.
Giants legend Willie Mays joined the chorus of prominent San Francisco voices issuing tributes to soul legend Aretha Franklin, who passed away Thursday.
"I’m going to see her free... because she’s a Black woman and she wants freedom for Black people," Franklin said.
Just hours after vocal legend Aretha Franklin passed away, Ariana Grande broke down in tears following a performance of one of Franklin’s songs on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” Thursday, ac...
An apparent argument over which actress might play late singer Aretha Franklin in a movie escalated into a shooting outside a Virginia barbershop Thursday, witnesses said.