Aretha Franklin

Mar 25, 1942

Bio: At 14, she performed and recorded "Precious Lord" before her father's congregation, Detroit's New Bethel Baptist Church. Columbia Records released her first album, The Great Aretha Franklin, in 1960. In 1972, she had a small role in the TV show Room 222. Made her film debut in 1980's The Blues Brothers, singing "Think." In 1986, Michigan law makers declared her… More

Aretha Franklin Videos

The Blues Brothers
4 minutes 26 seconds
Blues Brothers 2000
1 minutes 25 seconds
Muscle Shoals
3 minutes 32 seconds
The Zen Of Bennett
2 minutes 39 seconds
Tom Dowd & The Language Of Music
2 minutes 46 seconds

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