Aretha Franklin
Awards Won
Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance
Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
Rhythm and Blues Foundation Pioneer Award
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording
Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance
Grammy Award for Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance
Kennedy Center Honor
Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance
Female
Schools
Northern High School
Juilliard School
Age
76
Major/Field Of Study
Classical Piano
Credits (Film)
The Blues Brothers
Blues Brothers 2000
The Scrambled States of America
Category
Band/Musician
Credits
The Blues Brothers
Forrest Gump
Goodfellas
The Last King of Scotland
Birthdate
1942-03-25
Birthplace
Memphis
Tennessee
United States of America
Films Acted In
The Blues Brothers
Blues Brothers 2000
The Scrambled States of America
Nationality
United States of America
Career Began
Detroit
Michigan
United States of America
Parents
C. L. Franklin
Barbara Siggers Franklin
Children
Ted White Jr.
Clarence Franklin
Edward Franklin
Kecalf Cunningham
Genres
Pop music
Rock music
Rhythm and blues
Pop rock
Jazz
Soul music
Gospel music
Blues
Funk
Labels
Atlantic Records
Arista Records
Columbia
RCA Records
Albums
Lady Soul
I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You
Young
Gifted and Black
Respect
This Christmas
Who's Zoomin' Who?
Spirit in the Dark
The Collection
Aretha
A Rose Is Still a Rose
Amazing Grace
The Electrifying Aretha Franklin
Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky)
Jewels in the Crown: All-Star Duets With the Queen
Love Songs
Sparkle
Aretha Franklin's Greatest Hits 1960-65
One Lord
One Faith
One Baptism
Let Me In Your Life
This Girl's in Love With You
A Deeper Love
So Damn Happy
Aretha Arrives
The Delta Meets Detroit: Aretha's Blues
Aretha Now
Get It Right
Through the Storm
Tutto Aretha: A Natural Woman
Soul '69
Aretha Live at Fillmore West
Love All the Hurt Away
With Everything I Feel in Me
Jump to It
La Diva
Sweet Passion
Almighty Fire
Laughing on the Outside
Songs of Faith
You
Yeah!!!
Soft and Beautiful
Take A Look: Aretha Franklin Complete on Columbia
What a Difference a Day Makes
100 Hits Legends: Aretha Franklin
Aretha Queen of Soul (The Very Best Of)
The Very Best of Aretha Franklin
Aretha & Otis
The Very Best of Aretha Franklin & Otis Redding Together
Rare & Unreleased Recordings From the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul
19 Grandes Exitos
Greatest Hits: 1980–1994
Take a Look
Aretha
The Electrifying Aretha Franklin - A Bit Of Soul
30 Greatest Hits
Aretha Sings the Blues
Aretha's Gold
Greatest Hits
Aretha in Paris
Aretha's Greatest Hits
The Age of Aretha
Day Dreaming
Soul Sister: The Classic Aretha Franklin
Unforgettable: A Tribute to Dinah Washington
Live at Fillmore West-Don't Fight the Feeling
Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings
1 heure avec Aretha Franklin (Yeah !!! In person with her quartet The first 12 sides)
The Best of Aretha Franklin
20 Greatest Hits
Original Recordings
Aretha's Best
Experience
The Very Best of Aretha Franklin
Vol. 1
Two Classic Albums From Aretha Franklin: The Tender
the Moving
the Swinging / Soft and Beautiful
The First 12 Sides
United Together: Greatest Hits 80's & 90's
Respect & Other Hits
Queen of Soul
Aretha Franklin
Under Her Spell
Aretha
Aretha: A Woman Falling Out of Love
This Is Jazz 34
Gospel Greats
Sweet Bitter Love
Beautiful Ballads & Love Songs
Knew You Were Waiting: The Best of Aretha Franklin 1980-1998
The Tender
the Moving
the Swinging Aretha Franklin
Oh Me Oh My: Aretha Live In Philly
1972
A Natural Woman and Other Hits
Respect (And Other Hits)
The Very Best of Aretha Franklin: The '70s
Hall of Fame
The Great Aretha Franklin (disc 3)
Collection (disc 2)
Precious Lord
What You See Is What You Sweat
The Queen in Waiting
The King and Queen of Soul: Aretha Franklin (disc 2)
Take It Like You Give It
Aretha: With The Ray Bryant Combo
Greatest Hits
Sunday Morning Classics
A Deeper Love: The Best of Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin Sings Standards
A Bit of Soul
Sisters Are Doin’ It for Themselves
Bridge Over Troubled Water / Brand New Me
A Natural Woman / Baby
Baby
Baby
Spanish Harlem / Lean on Me
The Best of Aretha Franklin
See Saw / My Song
Live at Fillmore West
Take a Look
Willing to Forgive / Jump to It
Son Of A Preacher Man / Call Me
Think
Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do) / If You Don't Think
Put You Up on Game
I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)
Think (Remixes)
I'm in Love
In the Beginning: The World of Aretha Franklin 1960-1967
Aretha After Hours
Mockingbird
Freeway of Love
(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You've Been Gone / Ain't No Way
The Legendary Queen of Soul
Jump to It
Jimmy Lee
Rock Steady
It Isn't
It Wasn't
It Ain't Never Gonna Be
More Gospel Greats
Tracks of My Tears / The Weight
Don't Play That Song
Angel
Get It Right
Day Dreaming / I've Been Loving You Too Long
Respect
Ten Years of Gold
Operation Heartbreak
Chain of Fools / Prove It
Share Your Love with Me
Won't Be Long
Something He Can Feel
Gimme Your Love
Baby I Love You
Break It to Me Gently
The First Lady of Soul
Eight Days On The Road / Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
Today I Sing the Blues
Think & Other Hits
I Can't See Myself Leaving You
Spirit in the Dark
Jazz to Soul
Love Songs
Love Songs
Chain of Fools
Trouble in Mind
Spanish Harlem
Eleanor Rigby
Aretha Gospel
Aretha's Jazz
I Can't Wait Until I See My Baby's Face / One Step Ahead
Runnin' Out of Fools
Le Meilleur d'Aretha Franklin
A Deeper Love
The Great American Songbook
Who's Zoomin' Who
The House That Jack Built / I Say a Little Prayer
Save Me
The Very Best of Aretha Franklin
Legends of Soul: The Very Best of Aretha Franklin & Otis Redding
Soul Sister
The Early Years
Queen of Soul
Lady Soul / Aretha Now
Platinum & Gold Collection
Jump to It / (It's Just) Your Love / Get It Right: (feat. 12" Extended Mixes)
The Best of Aretha Franklin
A Rose Is Still a Rose (disc 2)
I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
A Force of Nature: Aretha Franklin: The Atlantic Years
Height
5'4"
Profession
Songwriter
Musician
Singer-songwriter
Actor
Singer
Artist
Nominated For
Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance
Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film
Grammy Award for Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance
Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance
Female
Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance
Female
Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance
Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording
MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video
Grammy Award for Best R&B Album
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
BFCA Critics' Choice Award for Best Song

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Louise Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018) was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights activist. Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan, where her father C. L. Franklin was minister. At the age of 18, she embarked on a secular musical career as a recording artist for Columbia Records. While Franklin's career did not immediately flourish, she found acclaim and commercial success after signing ... more on Wikipedia

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