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'American Idol' Vs. 'The Voice': Battle of the Finales
Frankie Valli, J.Lo and Aretha Franklin vs. Bruno Mars, Christina Aguilera and Cher: THR breaks down the big gets -- and who won.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
KLRN-TV San Antonio
This latest MY MUSIC special, 70s & 80s Soul Rewind, presents more classic soul, R&B and dance from the 1970s and early 1980s.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Annette Snell: The Soul Diva aboard Flight 242
By Clifford Davids It was well north of midnight on April 4, 1977 when a giddy and triumphant Annette Snell laid down the final vocal track of the recording session.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Backup singers get their time in the spotlight
The anonymous voices behind the music of so many familiar songs are finally stepping into the foreground.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Listen to the words: Sensational Nightingales to perform at Juneteenth
The Sensational Nightingales will perform at Juneteenth Saturday. In this photo, the Nightingales are Darrell Luster, Joseph "Jo Jo" Wallace, Larry Moore and Horace Thompson.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Tina Turner, Barney Fife, Buddy Holly, Aretha live on at Rockbox Theater
Tucked away in the scenic and historic district of downtown Fredericksburg , Texas is a treasure of entertainment that should be on everyone's to-do list.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
The Miami Herald
Mack Emerman turned recording hobby into thriving South Florida industry
"Music is supposed to move you very deeply," Mack Emerman once said. "It's best when the sound overwhelms you."
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Your Leek Paper
Heroes will be smooth
This act features local heroes Mick Gilliker on lead vocal, Jeff Henson on double and electric bass, alongside Jazz guitar virtuoso Nick Mellor with Nearly Dan Band members Gary Davies on piano and Carl Hemmingsley on drums.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
The Huffington Post
XPRIZE: Show Some Respect For The Innovating Women Reshaping Technology And Entrepreneurship
By Farai Chideya Farai has covered Presidential elections, natural disasters, and dictatorships -- as well as the arts and technology -- in a two-decade journalism career that spans print, radio, digital, and televised media.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Songwriter wants Aretha Franklin to testify in royalty fight
The Queen of Soul is named on witness lists filed in a fight over royalties between a songwriter and Franklin's publishing company.
Soul's Survivors: Aretha Franklin Returns To Her Roots At Gospelfest
In the radio and music industry, June is considered Black Music Month, and in honor of that, NY1's Dean Meminger is profiling several music legends in his series Soul's Survivors.
70S & 80S Soul Rewind
This new special is a follow up to two popular MY MUSIC programs -- 70s Soul Superstars with Patti LaBelle and Aretha Franklin presents: Soul Rewind.
Wed May 29, 2013
VIDEO: Benson's love letter to King Cole
Soul star George Benson's career has spanned half a century and included hit after hit as well as collaborations with the likes of Aretha Franklin and Al Jarreau.
Penrith City Star
Anu tribute to Franklin
INDIGENOUS singer Christine Anu will perform on Saturday, June 15, at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre as part of her Rewind - The Aretha Franklin Songbook tour.
Sun May 26, 2013
Little Girl With A Big Voice Makes Riverfest Debut
It's the last evening of Riverfest and headliners Dierks Bentley and Peter Frampton are drawing in huge crowds.
Sat May 25, 2013
Is Aretha Franklin Sick Again?
A spokesperson for the legendary Queen of Soul, 71, announced that she is taking a break from performing during the month of June.
Fri May 24, 2013
WWWZ-FM North Charleston
Aretha Franklin Taking a Break from Touring Until July; Plans to Reschedule Canceled Shows
After canceling a pair of concerts this month because of unspecified medical issues, Aretha Franklin apparently is now set to take a break from touring until July.
Thu May 23, 2013
Queen of Soul has new DTE date
Aretha Franklin has rescheduled her June 22 performance at DTE Energy Music Theatre to July 27 at 8 p.m. Refunds are available at point of purchase and tickets for the June 22 date will be honored at the venue on July 27.
King receives honour from Obama
US President Barack Obama presented King with the honour, which celebrates a lifetime achievement in popular music, at the White House in Washington.
Aretha Franklin scraps...
Rock icon DAVID BOWIE has paid tribute to his former bandmate TREVOR BOLDER after the bassist lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on Tuesday .