Tag Archives: Aretha Franklin

Sunday Praise & Worship | Oh Happy Day – Aretha Franklin Feat: Mavis Staples

“Oh Happy Day” is a 1967 gospel music arrangement of an 18th century hymn. Recorded by the Edwin Hawkins Singers, it became an international hit in 1969, reaching US #4 and UK #2 on the pop charts. It has since … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Have a BLESSED Sunday, Everyone. OH HAPPY DAY! Love seeing & hearing our youth praise GOD. Fill us with the light of day. JOYFUL, JOYFUL

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Saturday Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. The Queen of Soul announced her retirement from touring. Have a happy, long retirement, Ms. Franklin.

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Wednesday Open Thread | ‘Love on My Mind’ Week

Happy HUMP day, Everyone. Today’s LOVE tunes feature the QUEEN of SOUL & The Emotions Aretha Emotions

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Friday Open Thread |Just Because I Love Them: Aretha Franklin

We conclude this week with Ms. Aretha Franklin.

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Tuesday Open Thread | Dance Music of the 1960’s

Put on the earbuds and dance a little underneath that desk at work.  

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Monday Open Thread

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week 3 Chics is featuring some of the stellar performances and tributes to the 2015 Kennedy Center Honorees. Today, it’s MS.Carole King ARETHA FRANKLIN Janelle Monae Sara Bareilles

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