Aretha Louise Franklin, cantante soul, gospel y R&B (rhythm and blues) nacida en Memphis (Tennessee, USA) el 25 de marzo de 1942. Apodada Lady Soul o Queen of the Soul, fue importante en el movimiento racial y la liberación femenina. Su padre era un predicador, que abandonó a la familia siendo Aretha niña y su madre una cantante de gospel. Con 15 años tuvo su primer hijo. Recibió un Grammy en 1995 por toda su carrera.


1.       Niki Hoeky (Vegas 1968) vídeo

2.       Respect (Redding 1967) vídeo

3.       Rock Steady (Franklin 1971)

4.       Money Won't Change You (Brown-Jones 1968)

5.       Since You've Been Gone (Sweet Sweet Baby) (Franklin-White 1968)

6.       Think (Franklin - White 1968)

7.       Come Back Baby (Charles 1968)

8.       Save Me (Franklin - Ousley 1967)

9.       Baby I Love You (Holiday - Shannon 1967)

10.    The House That Jack Built (Lance - Robbins 1968)

11.    See Saw (Covay -Cropper 1968)

12.    The Weight (Robertson 1970)

13. When the battle is over (Hill - Rebennack 1970)

13.    Eleanor Rigby (Lennon - McCartney 1970)

14. I take what I want (Hayes - Hodges - Porter 1968)

15. Every natural thing (Hinton 1974)

16. Mr. D.J. (5 for the D.J.) (Franklin 1992)

17. A change (Burton - Otis 1968)

18. You're a sweet sweet man (Shannon 1968)

19. April fools (Bacharach - David) 1971


1961 Aretha

1964 Unforgettable: A Tribute to Dinah Washington

1967 I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You

1967 Aretha Arrives

1968 Lady Soul

1968 Aretha Now

1969 Soul '69

1970 This Girl's in Love with You

1970 Spirit in the Dark

1971 Young, Gifted and Black

1972 Amazing Grace

1973 Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky)

1974 Let Me in Your Life

1976 Sparkle

1980 Aretha

1980 Aretha Sings the Blues

1981 Love All the Hurt Away

1982 Jump to It

1983 Get It Right

1984 Never Grow Old

1985 Who's Zoomin' Who?

1986 Aretha

1987 One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism

1989 Through the Storm

1991 What You See Is What You Sweat

1997 What a Difference a Day Makes

1998 A Rose Is Still a Rose

1999 Nobody Like You

2003 So Damn Happy

2005 Jazz Moods: 'Round Midnight

2008 This Christmas

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Aretha   1961
1       Won't Be Long                     

2       Over the Rainbow

3       Love Is the Only Thing                        

4       Sweet Lover  

5       All Night Long                                   

6       Who Needs You?                   

7       Right Now     

8       Are You Sure?                 

9       Maybe I'm a Fool            

10     It Ain't Necessarily So           

11     (Blue) By Myself            

12     Today I Sing the Blues           

13     Rock-A-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody  
     It's So Heartbreakin'            

15     Just for You  

16     Operation Heartbreak                                        

Unforgettable: a tribute to Dinah Washington 1964

1       Unforgettable

2       Cold, Cold Heart

3       What a Diff'rence a Day Made

4       Drinking Again

5       Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning

6       Evil Gal Blues

7       Don't Say You're Sorry Again

8       This Bitter Earth

9       If I Should Lose You

10    Soulville

11    Lee Cross

I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You     1967

1     Respect

2     Drown in My Own Tears

3     I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)

4     Soul Serenade

5     Don't Let Me Lose This Dream

6     Baby, Baby, Baby

7     Dr. Feelgood (Love Is a Serious Business)

8     Good Times

9     Do Right Woman, Do Right Man

10   Save Me

11   A Change Is Gonna Come

Aretha Arrives          1967

1      Satisfaction

2      You Are My Sunshine

3      Never Let Me Go

4      96 Tears

5      Prove It

6      Night Life

7      That's Life

8      I Wonder

9      Ain't Nobody (Gonna Turn Me Around)

10   Going Down Slow

11   Baby, I Love You

Lady Soul           1968        

1 Chain of Fools

2 Money Won't Change You

3 People Get Ready

4 Niki Hoeky

5 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman

6 Since You've Been Gone (Sweet Sweet Baby)     

7 Good to Me as I Am to You

8 Come Back Baby

9 Groovin'

10 Ain't No Way

Aretha  now       1968 

1      Think

2      I Say a Little Prayer

3      See Saw

4      The Night Time Is the Right Time

5      You Send Me

6      You're a Sweet Sweet Man

7      I Take What I Want

8      Hello Sunshine

9      A Change

10    I Can't See Myself Leaving You

Soul´69           1969 

1      Ramblin'

2      Today I Sing the Blues

3      River's Invitation

4      Pitiful

5      Crazy He Calls Me

6      Bring It on Home to Me

7      The Tracks of My Tears

8      If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody

9      Gentle on My Mind

10   So Long

11   I'll Never Be Free

12   Elusive Butterfly

The girl´s in love with you 1970

1       Son of a Preacher Man

2       Share Your Love with Me

3       The Dark End of the Street

4       Let It Be

5       Eleanor Rigby

6       This Girl's In Love with You

7       It Ain't Fair

8       The Weight

9       Call Me

10    Sit Down and Cry

Spirit in the dark 1970

1       Don't Play That Song

2       The Thrill Is Gone

3       Pullin'

4       You and Me

5       Honest I Do

6       Spirit in the Dark

7       When the Battle Is Over

8       One Way Ticket

9       Try Matty's

10     That's All I Want from You

11     Oh No Not My Baby

12     Why I Sing the Blues



Young, gifted and black    1971 

1        Oh Me Oh My (I'm a Fool for You Baby)               

2        Day Dreaming                                              

3        Rock Steady                                                  

4        Young, Gifted and Black                             

5        All The King's Horses                                  

6        A Brand New Me                                         

7        April Fools                                                    

8        I've Been Loving You Too Long                 

9        First Snow in Kokomo                                 

10      The Long and Winding Road                     

11      Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time)         

12      Border Song (Holy Moses)                         

Amazing Grace     1972  

1     Mary Don't You Weep

2     Precious Lord (Take My Hand)/You've Got a Friend [medley]

3     Old Landmark

4     Give Yourself to Jesus

5     How I Got Over

6     What a Friend We Have in Jesus

7     Amazing Grace

8     Precious Memories

9     Climbing Higher Mountains

10   Remarks by Reverend C.L. Franklin

11   God Will Take Care of You

12   Wholy Holy

13   You'll Never Walk Alone

14   Never Grow Old

Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky) 1973

1     Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky)

2     Somewhere

3     So Swell When You're Well

4     Angel

5     Sister from Texas

6     Mister Spain

7     That's the Way I Feel About Cha

8     Moody's Mood

9     Just Right Tonight

10   Master of Eyes (The Deepness of Your Eyes)

Let me in your life              1974

1      Let Me In Your Life

2      Every Natural Thing

3      Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing

4      I'm in Love

5      Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)

6      The Masquerade is Over

7      With Pen In Hand

8      Oh Baby

9      Eight Days On the Road

10   If You Don't Think

11   A Song for You

Sparkle  1976

1         Sparkle                                                          

2         Something He Can Feel                              

3         Hooked on Your Love                                 

4         Look into Your Heart                                  

5         I Get High                                                      

6         Jump                                                              

7         Loving You Baby                                          

8         Rock with Me                                               

Aretha   1980

1  Come to Me

2  I Can't Turn You Loose

3  United Together

4  Take Me With You

5  Whatever It Is

6  What a Fool Believes

7  Together Again

8  Love Me Forever

9  School Days

Aretha sing the blues           1980

1      Drinking Again

2      Today I Sing the Blues

3      What a Difference a Day Made

4      Without the One You Love [live]

5      Trouble in Mind [live]

6      Muddy Water [live]

7      Only the Lonely

8      I Wonder (Where Are You Tonight)

9      Laughing on the Outside (Crying on the Inside)

10    Take a Look

11    Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning

12    Evil Gal Blues

13    This Bitter Earth

14    Maybe I'm a Fool




Niki Hoeky
Down in Louisiana
Down in Cajun land
Folks got something goin'
Goes something like
Folks come an git'cha tootsie
I wants to t'tie ya puppe'tame me
Gonna dig ya on a scoobydoo
Gonna gitcha on'a scubadie
Ooh boog-a-boo you
You ooh boog-a-boo you, little boy
Get hip to the consultation of the boolawee
Umm hmm, umm
Said, golly, golly miss Molly
Everything's copesetic now
Boog-a-boo, look at you
What I'd like to do to you boy
Ooh boog-a-boo you
You ooh boog-a-boo you, little boy
Get hip to the consultation of the boolawee
Umm hmm, hmm
Niki, Niki, Niki Hoeky
Your pappy's doing time in the pokey
Your sisters on a trip
Your momma got hip
Little boy you're lookin' ok
You ooh boog-a-boo you
You ooh boog-a-boo you, little boy
Get hip to the consultation of the boolawee
I'm talking bout your boola
Talking bout that wee
I'm talking bout your boola
Talking bout that wee
Well get hip to the consultation of the boolawee
Niki, Niki, Niki
Niki, Niki, Niki
Niki, Niki, Niki
Niki, Niki, Niki Hoeky
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