Portrait of American soul singer Aretha Franklin as she wears a strapless dress and pearl necklace and has her hair in a bun, 1977.
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Soul singer Aretha Franklin is shown at a news conference on March 26, 1973.
November 1980: American singer Aretha Franklin, the ‘first lady of soul’, in performance.
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Soul singer Aretha Franklin performs during the 47th Annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, Ca. on Tuesday, April 8, 1975.
American soul singer Aretha Franklin, a star on the Atlantic record label.1968
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Paris. US jazz singer Aretha Franklin during a concert at the Olympia. May 7, 1968