Aretha Franklin is an American (from Tennessee) R&B, Soul musician. Aretha’s nickname is the “Queen of Soul”. Aretha has had seventy-seven (77) charted songs making her the most charted female in music history. Aretha Franklin was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.
Did you know Aretha Franklin was also in featured films? She was in The Blues Brothers released in 1980 and the release in 1998 among other documentaries. Aretha’s number one songs started in 1967 with I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You) and the last to date is Freeway of Love in 1985.
Best Aretha Franklin Songs
Released in 1967
On Album I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You
The song was originally released by Otis Redding in 1965. Aretha’s version of the song tells a story about how a woman who demands respect from her man.