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  1. Aretha Franklin Scolded by Johnny Rockets Employee in Canada

    6:06 am 7/28/2014

    A "new and very young employee" screamed at the Queen of Soul for sitting down to eat her takeout order on Tuesday.Read more

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  2. Aretha Franklin Revels In Gospel Roots at Radio City Music Hall: Concert Review

    8:34 am 6/15/2014

    The Queen of Soul demonstrates that she's still got her vocal chops during a 90-minute set.Read more

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  3. 'American Idol' Winner Caleb Johnson: 'I Want to Write a Zombie Rock Opera'

    11:59 am 5/22/2014

    "I want to do something crazy," he told reporters after his victory.Read more

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  4. Aretha Franklin Filing $10 Million Lawsuit Over Fake Patti LaBelle Fight Story

    11:52 am 4/17/2014

    The fact that the story is patently made up apparently didn't make a difference to the Queen of Soul.Read more

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  5. Aretha Franklin Celebrates Birthday With Denzel Washington; Working With Andre 3000, Babyface on New Music

    5:28 pm 3/23/2014

    The singer held an exclusive and small party Saturday in New York for her 72nd birthday, which is Tuesday.Read more

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  6. Aretha Franklin Announces Concept Album Covering Iconic Female Singers

    9:59 am 12/20/2013

    The soul legend will reinterpret hits with the help of producers Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Don Was and Clive Davis.Read more

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  7. A Night With Janis Joplin: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 10/10/2013

    Mary Bridget Davies portrays the psychedelic blues-rock superstar in this concert-style bio-musical, which comes to Broadway after hit regional engagements.Read more

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  8. 'American Idol' Vs. 'The Voice': Battle of the Finales

    5:00 am 6/19/2013

    Frankie Valli, J.Lo and Aretha Franklin vs. Bruno Mars, Christina Aguilera and Cher: THR breaks down the big gets -- and who won.Read more

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  9. 'American Idol' Runner-Up Kree Harrison: 'The Next Step Is the Best Part'

    6:00 am 5/17/2013

    “I don't want to put myself in a box now -- whatever it is, it will be Kree," says the season 12 finalist of her forthcoming, as-yet-unscheduled album.Read more

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  10. 'American Idol' Candice Glover: 'I’m Still Trying to Process the Whole Thing'

    6:00 am 5/17/2013

    The third audition proved to be the charm for the South Carolina native, who said she came close to giving up. “I remember at one point thinking, 'American Idol' obviously doesn't want me, so why would I go back?'”Read more

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