Aretha Franklin

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 7th, 2013
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By Jon Gambrell Inside this 1950s-style American diner, waitresses softly sing along to Aretha Franklin as they sling hamburgers and whip up milkshakes. The jukebox belts out Ritchie Valens as a customer wearing a Muslim prayer cap and flowing blue robes ambles in. This isn’t the U.S., where the kits...
By IndepthAfrica
In Featured 2
Feb 11th, 2012
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Heralded as the most exciting group to emerge in World Music in recent years, two-time Grammy & Emmy Award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir returns with a brand new show African Grace. Through vibrant rhythm, movement and its renowned vocal harmonies, Soweto Gospel Choir’s inimitable performance style...
By benim
In World Entertainment
Feb 14th, 2011
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LOS ANGELES — Asserting the power and versatility of the new Nashville, the country-pop trio Lady Antebellum was the big winner at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards, which were presented on Sunday night at the Staples Center arena here. In a night of upsets, the band won five prizes, including the top tw...
By benim
In World Entertainment
Dec 2nd, 2010
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Soul singer Aretha Franklin underwent a “highly successful” surgery on Thursday for an undisclosed health problem, the “Queen of Soul” said in a statement released by her spokeswoman. In early November, Franklin, 68 and a multiple Grammy Award winner, canceled her concert and ...