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Aretha Franklin Among Women of the Century for Entertainment

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“The “Queen of Soul” was a largely self-taught and gifted pianist and singer, recording many of her earliest tracks at her father’s Detroit church at age 14. Aretha Franklin eventually moved to New York, where she produced many hits, including “Respect” and “Freeway of Love.” She won 18 Grammys and was awarded the National Medal of the Arts and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. She was also the first female performer inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.” – USA Today

To read more click here: https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/life/women-of-the-century/2020/08/13/entertainment-woman-actress-singer-history-comedian-jazz/5473744002/

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