Fox-Creek Post Office On Detroit’s Eastside, Renamed In Honor Of Aretha FranklinOn January 5, 2021, legislation introduced in the House of Representatives by Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Michigan’s 14th District, was signed into law by the President to rename the Post Office building located at 12711 E. Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI as the “Aretha Franklin Post Office Building.”
Rolling Stone Magazine Named ‘Respect’ #1 Song Of All TimeThe Queen of Soul and Detroit native Aretha Franklin's song "respect" has now been named the number one song of all time.
Aretha Franklin’s Niece Steps Down As Executor Of EstateThe fate of Detroit icon Aretha Franklin's estate is back up in the air.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 2/23This week’s playlist is to honor and recognize all of the national bands and artists that have roots in Detroit. Check out some of the big names who call Detroit home!
Beyoncé Surpasses Aretha Franklin as Woman with Second-Most GRAMMY AwardsShe's already the most nominated female in GRAMMY history—and on Sunday, Beyoncé came one step closer to doing the same in the winners category, too.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 10/27 - Special Aretha Franklin Edition!Aretha Franklin's music and legacy will live on for years to come, and we are proud to say she’s from Detroit. We've even dedicated this week's Detroit Proud Playlist to her!
Listen To Aretha's Cover Of Adele's Rolling In The DeepEven at 72, The Queen of Soul is giving one of the best singers of today a serious run for her money.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 7/07 - Sony Walkman 'Throwback' Edition!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 5/26 - Special Memorial Day Celebration Playlist!We’ve created the perfect summer playlist – for all those Memorial Day BBQs, pool parties, family get-togethers – whatever you’re doing, we’re sure this playlist will get you in the summer celebration spirit!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 12/02Hey, hey, Detroit music lovers! Instead of digging deep into Detroit’s underground music scene, we thought we’d shine a light on all those that came before. You know, those big-time stars of the “D” that we have to thank for making Detroit one of the music staples of the world!
DETROIT PROUD Playlist: Week of 7/22Get your pen and paper ready for this week's edition of the DETROIT PROUD: Playlist, because you'll definitely want to take note of the bands and artists we have this week! From alternative country to electronic-pop, to folk-noir to 1920s inspired acoustic blues, there's a little something for every music lover out there.
Aretha Franklin Wants To Mentor Anyone chosen for this very plum mentoring situation can be sure of one thing: You’ll get plenty of R-E-S-P-E-C-T.