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  1. Aretha Franklin covers Adele on LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Metro Times

    Aretha Franklin will release her new album on October 21st, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics , which will include the cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep." The studio version of the cover hit the internet the other day, with generally positive reviews.


  2. One-man show leads musical experience with live loopingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... shows, the project features musicians like drummer Graham Hawthorne, who's played with the likes of Aretha Franklin and Paul Simon, and bassist Al Carty, a familiar name on Alicia Keys and Carrie Underwood recordings. The music on this recording has ...


  3. 'Jersey Boys' leads to group formationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... ago in his first cover band. "Personally, I'm really drawn to soul," he said, noting that Tina Turner and Aretha Franklin can normally be found on his iPod. Audience members can expect to hear Cunio belt out "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" during ...


  4. Drop Everything and Watch this VIDEO of ArethaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 96.5 KOIT FM

    OMG, She's amazing! This is a great cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" Way to go Aretha Franklin! Wait for the surprise at 2:48! This will give you chills,


  5. New Providence Guitarist Appears on LettermanRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    George Naha, a guitar teacher in the New Providence school district, appeared earlier this week as a backing guitarist for Aretha Franklin when the "Queen of Soul" was a guest on The Late Show With David Letterman. "It's truly an honor to play guitar for The Queen of Soul," Naha said of Monday night's performance on CBS.


  6. Aretha Franklin Nails Adele Cover on 'Late Show' -- But What's Up with Cissy Houston?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WVII

    Could backup singer Cissy Houston looked any less thrilled? While Aretha Franklin was giving it her all on Monday's Late Show with David Letterman , Cissy--who was in Aretha's camera shot-- appeared to be bored with the whole performance. That being said, if there was ever any doubt that the 72-year-old Queen of Soul couldn't pull off a cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep," she puts minds at ease when she gave a riveting performance on the late-night CBS program, and then ended it by going into "Ain't No Mountain High Enough."


  7. LISTEN: Aretha Franklin Covers Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WQEN-FM Birmingham

    ... an Adele song justice - in fact, some people are saying it's even better than the original. Her name is Aretha Franklin , and on her upcoming album Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics , she not only covers Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"... ...


  8. New Music RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSTR-FM Atlanta

    ... Please try again. If you're unable to remember it, you can reset your password . The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, covers a song by one of Star 94's biggest stars! Check out her version of Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" with a little surprise ...


  9. That moment when Cissy Houston failed Aretha | ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pensacola News Journal

    Singing backup for a powerhouse like Aretha Franklin can be nerve-wracking, but forgetting the lyrics and not dancing? No, bruh. USA TODAY's examines one of the most bizarre performances of the year.


  10. Aretha Franklin Performs Powerful "Rolling in the Deep" on "Late Show"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    Aretha Franklin made a guest appearance on Monday's Late Show with David Letterman to promote her new album, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics, and perform the first single, a cover of Adele 's "Rolling in the Deep." Aretha was supported by a 12-piece band and five backup singers.


  11. Aretha's BackRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 96.5 KOIT FM

    Aretha Franklin appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman on Monday night, mashing up a cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" with a rendition of "Ain't No Mountain High Enough." The cover portion was a little awkward - maybe Adele's song wasn't quite right for her - but she really heated up on the second and closing part.


  12. Here Is The Aretha Franklin Version of 'Rolling In The Deep [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

    How is it that I'm just hearing about Aretha's cover of 'Rolling In The Deep' now? If you're like me, here it is, a cover of a great song that has a million and a half views on you tube already. Okay, who's version is better? Adele's or Aretha's ? Adele has tied the record winning the most Grammy awards by a female artist in one night.


  13. Pinay teen makes it to The Voice USA blind auditionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... Pharrell," Trinidad said. The self-confessed soul and R&B fan said she looks up to Beyonce, Etta James, Aretha Franklin and Alicia Keys for inspiration. "It was definitely nerve-wracking before I went there but I was able to find my place on that ...


  14. Queen Of Soul Gives Adele Some R-E-S-P-E-C-TRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Aretha Franklin is covering Adele's song "Rolling in the Deep." The song is included on Franklin's new album, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics , which is due out later this month.


  15. No Chill: The Internet Goes H.A.M On Aretha Franklin And Cissy Houston's PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Vibe

    Aretha Franklin is 72 year old and is showing no signs of slowing down. The Queen of Soul performed her version of Adele's hit "Rolling In The Deep" which she covered for her upcoming album Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classic While critics are praising Franklin's amazing vocal prowess, it was her background singer Gospel legend Cissy Houston who unintentionally stole the show.


  16. Getting by with a little help? Aretha Franklin sings at Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Age

    ... Franklin released audio of her version of Rolling in the Deep as a teaser for her upcoming album of covers, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics . On it she also covers Etta James, Gloria Gaynor, Barbra Streisand and even Sinead O'Connor. ...


  17. Blues-funk tunes for Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... thought, "You know, that's it. That's what I want to do. I would love that for a living." RB: Mostly soul. Aretha Franklin. I was in church four days a week. I travelled with my uncle's Pentecostal gospel band in the summers. RB: We have a very ...


  18. Soul legend Aretha Franklin belts out amazing rendition of Adele's...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    She may be one of the most famous divas of all time, but Aretha Franklin still has lots of Respect for Adele. On Monday, the 72-year-old singer covered the 26-year-old's power ballad Rolling In The Deep during an appearance on The Late Show With David Letterman.


  19. Which 'Rolling in the Deep' do you like best: Adele, Aretha, or the bounce remix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    The premiere single from the upcoming album "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," due out Oct. 21 on RCA Records, dropped Monday : a take on Adele's massive 2010 hit "Rolling in the Deep." The Queen of Soul's version has more growl and less smolder than the original and, of course, it's prompting fans to take sides in this unintentional diva-off .


  20. Is Aretha's Adele Rolling in the Deep cover auto-tuned?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    With all due R.E.S.P.E.C.T, some music fans are asking if the queen of soul needs a little help these days. The first single from Aretha Franklin's new album has gone live: It's a cover of Adele's hit Rolling in the Deep.