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    Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:55:10

    Aretha Franklin Releasing Diva Covers Album - She is the Queen of Soul and she is offering her take on other diva-esque tracks

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    Aretha Franklin, the incomparable "Queen of Soul," will offer her take on diva classics this fall.

    Aretha does Adele! Aretha does Etta! Aretha does Sinead/Prince!

    The covers album Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics is due out October 21 via RCA Records.

    Limited edition vinyl will be available on September 30.

    'Retha's cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" is banging. Listen to it below. We bet Adele herself would bow down and give it two very enthusiastic thumbs up.



    Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics Track Listing: (original diva performer)

    01. At Last (Etta James)
    
 02. Rolling in the Deep (The Aretha Version) (Adele)
    03. Midnight Train to Georgia
 (Gladys Knight & the Pips)
    04. I Will Survive (The Aretha Version)(Gloria Gaynor)
    05. People (Barbra Streisand)
    06. No One(Alicia Keys)
    07. I'm Every Woman (Chaka Khan)/Respect
    08. Teach Me Tonight (Dinah Washington)
    09. You Keep Me Hangin' On (The Supremes)
    10. Nothing Compares 2 U (Sinéad O'Connor)

    Which Aretha song are you most excited about?

    —Amy Sciarretto
    09.30.14



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    Tags: Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Adele, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Sinéad O'Connor, Gloria Gaynor, Barbra Streisand, Chaka Khan, Alicia Keys, Dinah Washington, The Supremes

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