Singer (25-Mar-1942 16-Aug-2018)
SUBJECT OF BOOKS
Mark Bego. Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul. St. Martin's Press. 1989. 340pp. Rereleased in 2001 by Da Capo Press, 420pp.
Matt Dobkin. I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You: Aretha Franklin, Respect, and the Making of a Soul Music Masterpiece. Macmillan. 2004. 256pp.
Aretha Franklin; with David Ritz. Aretha: From These Roots. Villard. 1999. 254pp.
Craig Werner. Higher Ground: Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Curtis Mayfield, and the Rise and Fall of American Soul. Random House. 2005. 337pp.
by Rob Hoerburger. The New York Times Magazine, 8-Jul-2011.
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- NNDB [link]
- Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]
- Internet Movie Database [link]
- Public Information Research Namebase [link]
- Wikipedia [link]
- Library of Congress Name Authority [link]
- New York Times Obituary [link]
- Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.240)
- International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.233)
- Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.541)
- Current Biography, 1968 Yearbook (pp.132-34)
- Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.178)
- Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.173)
- Encylopedia of Pop, Rock, and Soul (pp.240-41)
- Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.251)
- The International Who's Who 2001 (p.520)
- Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.316)
- International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.181)
- St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.2, pp.154-56)
- Northeastern Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.211)
- The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.323)
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