Aretha And Ted White in 1961

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Aretha Franklin with her father CL Franklin

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Aretha Franklin and her son Kecalf

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The film will cover Aretha Franklin's life, with the lead role played by Jennifer Hudson, from her early years to her emergence as The Queen of Soul.

Respect: Watch incredible new trailer for Aretha Franklin biopic starring Jennifer Hudson

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Aretha Franklin was appearing on VH1 Divas Live when she announced that she was inviting guest Mariah Carey on stage with 'no rehearsal'.

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Aretha Franklin's family have spoken out about new biopic series 'Genius' based on the star's life and say the producers never consulted them

Aretha Franklin's family 'do not support' new 'Genius' biopic and say series is 'extremely disrespectful'

George Michael and Aretha Franklin released duet 'I knew You Were Waiting' in 1987.

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With just one listen to Pavarotti's rehearsal tape and with no time to practice, Sting introduced a brave Aretha to the stage to sing 'Nessun Dorma'

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Jennifer Hudson transforms into Aretha Franklin for new ‘Respect’ trailer

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Aretha Franklin singing in 1980

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