Aretha Franklin Files $10 Million Suit Over Patti LaBelle Fight Story

Remember that hilarious fake story about Aretha Franklin getting to a physical fight with Patti LaBelle? It was so outrageous that Aretha issued a statement in her defense, just to further let people know that there was no truth to the report whatsoever. The Queen of Soul hasn’t let it go. She’s now moving forward with a lawsuit against the website responsible for the story — to the tune of $10 million. Patti LaBelle did not punch Aretha... Read More

TMZ reported Don Cornelius dead by suicide

Don Cornelius, creator and host of the legendary “Soul Train” series was found dead in his Sherman Oaks, CA home on Wednesday morning in an apparent suicide. “Soul Train,” which Cornelius hosted until 1993, changed the landscape of television on its debut in 1971, and ran until 2006 with massive influence and success around the globe, helping to launch names as illustrious as James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Smokey Robinson, Marvin... Read More

[BREAKING NEWS] Aretha Franklin’s son severely beaten at Detroit gas station son of Detroit’s Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, was attacked at a gas station near Plymouth and Evergreen on Monday night on the city’s northwest side, a spokeswoman said this morning. Eddie Franklin, 52, was attacked by three people – two men and a woman – and was undergoing emergency surgery, Franklin spokeswoman Gwendolyn Quinn said this morning.... Read More