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Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin's Impact Remembered by Detroit Residents

To the rest of the world, she was the “Queen of Soul” — a woman whose strong and soulful voice could effortlessly jump multiple octaves whether belting out tear-jerking ballads or jump-and-shout gospel. To residents in her hometown of Detroit who followed her more than 50-year career, she was simply “Aretha” or more personally “Ree-Ree” — the city’s favorite daughter, often singing at the Baptist church her father once led or headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.
Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin's Impact Remembered by Detroit Residents

To the rest of the world, she was the “Queen of Soul” — a woman whose strong and soulful voice could effortlessly jump multiple octaves whether belting out tear-jerking ballads or jump-and-shout gospel. To residents in her hometown of Detroit who followed her more than 50-year career, she was simply “Aretha” or more personally “Ree-Ree” — the city’s favorite daughter, often singing at the Baptist church her father once led or headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.
phish

Phish Curveball Festival Canceled Over Clean Water Concerns

A three-day Phish music festival was scuttled by dirty water from torrential rains on Thursday (Aug. 16), with health officials denying a permit just as the rock band was about to go onstage for its traditional sound check jam.
phish

Phish Curveball Festival Canceled Over Clean Water Concerns

A three-day Phish music festival was scuttled by dirty water from torrential rains on Thursday (Aug. 16), with health officials denying a permit just as the rock band was about to go onstage for its traditional sound check jam.

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