The Queen of Soul’s spokeswoman announced Underwood is Franklin’s first choice to portray her late brother and former manager Rev. Cecil Franklin in her upcoming biopic “Aretha: From These Roots.”
Deciding they were “moving too fast,” Aretha Franklin, 69, and longtime friend Willie Wilkerson called their relationship quits Monday before taking it down the aisle.
Aretha Franklin has announced that she is now engaged, to longtime friend William “Willie” Wilkerson.
The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, is searching for classically trained vocalists and musicians she can mold for her own record label “Aretha’s Records.”
A lawsuit over an unreleased film featuring a recording of an Aretha Franklin concert will move forward.
Clothing and other items that may have once belonged to Aretha Franklin are being sold in Livonia Saturday.
Dozens of items that once belonged to the Queen of Soul go up on the auction block this weekend.
Aretha Franklin sang the national anthem at the start of Tuesday night’s Game 3 of the American League Championship Series with the Texas Rangers.
Thousands will join in for a march and rally in Detroit Monday, all part of the Labor Day Parade.
The White House says Mr. Obama will be in town to celebrate Labor Day with workers and their families on Monday.