Posts Tagged: The Queen of Soul

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Reportedly Owed The IRS $8M in Taxes

Aretha Franklin reportedly owed the IRS $8M in taxes.  Wow…The Queen of Soul was also struggling with paying a large debt to the IRS.   They say she owes $6.3 million in taxes that dates back to 2012 and $1.5 M in penalties.  We may see a lot of Aretha Franklin artifacts and other memorabilia… Read more »

Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry to Host Aretha Franklin Tribute

Tyler Perry to host Aretha Franklin Tribute.  Tyler Perry will host a tribute special for the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. It will be called Aretha! The concert will be filmed in January and broadcast on CBS at a later date. Some of the artists confirmed for the tribute include Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia… Read more »

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin’s Home Listed for Sale

Aretha Franklin’s home listed for sale.  Aretha Franklin’sAretha Franklin’s home in West Bloomfield is selling for $800,000. All of the contents inside of the home have been removed. The home is a 5 bedroom, 6.5 bathrooms and is more than 4,100 square feet. Should Aretha’s home be preserved as a museum showcasing her career? If… Read more »

Aretha Franklin Mural Vandalized in Detroit

Aretha Franklin Mural vandalized in Detroit.  What??  Someone disrespecting the Queen of Soul?   You have got to read this…  I know this, that person needs to get a butt whooping, and show some RESPECT!! Read more here

Arguement

Arguement Over Aretha Franklin Leads to Shooting

Argument over Aretha Franklin leads to shooting.  Now I know The Queen of Soul would not have liked this.  Two men in a barber shop in Virginia were having a conversation about who should play Aretha Franklin in the movie of her life.  The conversation escalated and a shooting occurred with the victim now in… Read more »