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ARETHA FRANKLIN : 'Sings The Blues'

ARETHA FRANKLIN : ‘Sings The Blues’ (Label: SPV Blue)

It’s something of a myth that Aretha was a no-hit no-hoper during her first recording stint at Columbia Records in the early 1960s. Sure, when she went to Atlantic in 1966, she set the...
ARETHA FRANKLIN : 'Oh Me Oh My: Live In Philly, 1972'

ARETHA FRANKLIN : ‘Oh Me Oh My: Live In Philly, 1972’ (Label: Rhino Handmade)

Recently discovered gathering a veritable carpet of dust in the Atlantic vaults is this lost concert by the still undisputed ‘Queen Of Soul.’ It was recorded at the National Association Of Television & Radio...
ARETHA FRANKLIN: 'One Step Ahead'

ARETHA FRANKLIN: ‘One Step Ahead’ (Label: Edsel)

Rumour has it that the Queen of Soul is currently ensconced in the studio putting the finishing touches to ‘Aretha: A Woman Falling Out Of Love,’ which is slated as the chanteuse’s debut album...
ARETHA FRANKLIN: Rare & Unreleased Recordings From The Golden Reign Of The Queen Of Soul

ARETHA FRANKLIN: Rare & Unreleased Recordings From The Golden Reign Of The Queen Of Soul (Label: Rhino)

For a long time it was thought that a fire at a tape storage building in the late-’70s had destroyed any remaining unreleased Atlantic recordings by Aretha Franklin. That was certainly the reason cited...