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  1. Aretha Franklin Reuniting With Clive Davis for New Album

    9:08 am 3/25/2012

    The Queen of Soul celebrated her 70th birthday Saturday and announced she is working with Davis, one of her musical mentors, on a new album.Read more

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  2. Aretha Franklin Clarifies Whitney Houston Comments

    5:47 am 2/23/2012

    The soul singer insists an interview she did with NBC's "Today" show was taken out of context.Read more

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  3. Aretha Franklin Pays Tribute to Whitney Houston at Radio City Music Hall (Video)

    12:04 pm 2/20/2012

    The "Queen of Soul," who is close to Houston's family, canceled an appearance at Houston's funeral because of spasms in her legs.Read more

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  4. Aretha Franklin Won't Sing at Whitney Houston Funeral

    8:53 am 2/18/2012

    UPDATED: The soul legend was too sick to perform during Saturday's ceremony.Read more

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  5. Ray J to Whitney Houston: 'I Miss You Nippy'

    9:00 am 2/17/2012

    The singer breaks his silence on Houston's death, saying: "The world lost an icon but I lost my close friend."Read more

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  6. Whitney Houston's Funeral: Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder to Perform; Clive Davis to Speak

    9:39 am 2/16/2012

    UPDATED: The singer's friends and mentor will pay tribute on Saturday at her childhood church.Read more

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  7. 'Soul Train' Creator Don Cornelius Death: Hollywood, Music Industry Remembers

    10:55 am 2/1/2012

    UPDATED: The late TV programming innovator is mourned by friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry.Read more

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  8. Aretha Franklin Joins Twitter Following Broken Engagement

    8:32 pm 1/27/2012

    Days before she announced she would not be taking one relationship to the next level, the Queen of Soul quietly began another. Read more

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  9. Aretha Franklin Ends Engagement After Three Weeks

    1:41 pm 1/25/2012

    Just three weeks after making the announcement, the singer, who has reportedly been battling pancreatic cancer, announced she will no longer wed William "Willie" Wilkerson. Read more

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  10. Obama's Al Green 'Lets Stay Together' Video Goes Viral (Video)

    8:03 pm 1/20/2012

    The president thrilled an audience at Harlem's Apollo Theater with his singing.Read more

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