As we move on to a NEW YEAR and a CLEAN SLATE, we can’t forget about the CELBS we LOST in 2018. BallerAlert gave a GREAT tribute to our fallen….
Continue reading Celebs we LOST in 2018… #ArethaFranklin, #MacMiller #KimPorter, #XXXtentacion & MORE! [vid]
We lost a LEGEND earlier this year, the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin! Her legacy will live on indeed and the Grammy’s intends on CELEBRATING her like she should be celebrated.
Coming in 2019, the Grammys has announced an ALL-STAR Tribute show in her honor. Some of the PERFORMERS have been announced and they include:
Continue reading The #Grammys #ArethaFranklin TRIBUTE show announces performers, #JenniferHudson #CelineDion #PattiLabelle and MORE! [details]
Music icon Stevie Wonder was the final speaker and performer to say goodbye to the “Queen of Soul,” as the world honoured Aretha Franklin and her life in Detroit. Continue reading #ArethaHomegoing: #StevieWonder CLOSES OUT the ceremony with an emotional TRIBUTE! [vid]
Fantasia takes us to the CHURCH and BACK with her MUSICAL tribute to Aretha Franklin! When the SHOES come off, you know it’s going to be some ‘SANGING’ going on! Take a LOOK!!
Continue reading #ArethaHomegoing: #Fantasia does a musical TRIBUTE for the AGES! [vid]
The QUEEN of SOUL, Aretha Franklin was laid to REST in a GOLD casket BATHED in GOLD from HEAD to TOE!! R.I.P. Aretha!!
Academy Award, and Grammy Award-winning singer, actress Jennifer Hudson took the stage at Greater Grace Temple on Friday evening, hours after the start of the homegoing celebration for Aretha Franklin, to perform “Amazing Grace.” THIS is always the SONG at any funeral that is SURE to bring TEARS to my eyes…. Continue reading #ArethaHomegoing: #JenniferHudson brings out the TEARS with ‘Amazing Grace’ [vid]
Tyler Perry was one of the many speakers and artists on the panel to SPEAK about the LIFE and LEGACY of Aretha Franklin. Perry spoke about his special relationshiphip with Franklin and her LOVE of ‘Madea’.. Take a LOOK!
Continue reading #ArethaHomegoing: #TylerPerry SPEAKS and brings #Madea along too! [vid]
Aretha Franklin’s MEMORIAL SERVICE is STREAMING LIVE right now! In case you missed it ‘Sweetener’ singer, Ariana Grande performed a CROWD-ROUSING rendition of ‘You Make Me Feel (Natural Woman). Some CRITICS remarked about her BLACK MINI-SKIRT being INAPPROPRIATE for the service while others said she should’nt have been on the program at all… BOTH CRITIQUES are mundane seeing that Grande KILLED that song! Take a look for yourself!
Continue reading #ArethaHomegoing: #ArianaGrande performs ‘Natural Woman’ [vid]
YOU can WATCH Aretha Franklin’s HOMEGOING CELEBRATION LIVE all day here! Stevie Wonder and Bill Clinton have already arrived!
What to expect at Aretha Franklin’s funeral service:
Who’s performing: An all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin’s funeral on Friday morning.
Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Jennifer Holliday and Aretha Franklin’s son, Edward Franklin.
Continue reading LIVESTREAM: #ArethaFranklin’s MEMORIAL SERVICE here! [vid]
H.E.R. is back and is PAYING tribute to the LATE GREAT Aretha Franklin on her latest, ‘Let’s Get Away’. The SONG interpolates Aretha’s classic “Day Dreaming” off her 1972 album Young, Gifted and Black.
Take a LISTEN!
Continue reading NEW MUSIC: #HER tributes #ArethaFranklin with ‘Let’s Get Away’