Aretha Franklin

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  • Birth Name: Aretha Louise Franklin
  • Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter
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Aretha Franklin Discusses Pope Francis
05:54 — Soul music icon Aretha Franklin speaks with Tamron Hall about her upcoming performance for Pope Francis, and discusses what she admires about the pont (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Aretha Louise Franklin
  • Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter