“Falling out of love is like losing weight. It's a lot easier putting it on than taking it off.”
“If a song's about something I've experienced or that could've happened to me it's good. But if it's alien to me, I couldn't lend anything to it. Because that's what soul is all about.”
“I've never recorded anything I didn't like.”
Aretha Franklin (born Aretha Louise Franklin on March 25, 1942) was born in Memphis, Tennessee, and she began her life as a singer at her dad’s church. She went on to be called the Queen of Soul and had tons of hits like “Respect” and “Think.” She has won a total of 31 Grammys. She’s also the first female to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Aretha Franklin is best known for being a soul singer and having amazing hits like “Respect” and “Think”.
Aretha married twice and she has four sons. She has been known to struggle with her weight and love life.