Award Shows Are Too Out of Touch to Be Saved
Nights like the VMAs are shrinking in cultural importance, and there’s no turning back.
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Saying Goodbye to Aretha Franklin
We celebrate the queen of soul, and the impact she had on our music and culture.
Aretha Franklin's Sketch of Black Femininity
The iconic musician embodied the trials and tribulations that all black women could relate to, and provided the blueprint to alleviate them.
The Guide to Getting into Aretha Franklin
The iconic singer's catalog spans more than half a century. Here's where to start.
"Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin dead at 76 after battle with cancer
In her decades-long career, Franklin won 18 Grammy Awards.
Aretha Franklin, an Unparalleled Singer and American Icon, Dies at 76
The Queen of Soul, whose career spanned six decades, died on Thursday morning.
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Objectively Correct Lists
26 Musicians Too Rock to Show Up for Their Own Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
What's more anti-establishment than not showing up for your own party?