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  1. Stevie Wonder, Clive Davis Honor Aretha Franklin at Billboard's Women in Music

    12:08 pm 12/12/2014

    "In 1980, she cooked dinner with me and we spent hours in her kitchen, trading music experiences and exploring whether we could collaborate to make future recordings"Read more

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  2. Robert De Niro Dedicates Friars Club Award to Robin Williams at Raucous, Star-Studded Gala

    12:35 pm 10/8/2014

    The non-roast still featured a few zings at the guest of honor along with jokes about Larry King, Ryan Seacrest, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (Hi, Ricky Gervais) and the event itselfRead more

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  3. Why Big Artists Are Banking on Year-End Covers Albums

    9:00 am 10/8/2014

    Aretha, Streisand, Manilow and more are banking on old favorites this holiday seasonRead more

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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