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Natural Woman-theAretha Franklin Story

Synopsis

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Newseries 1/6. Mica Paris profiles Aretha Franklin , whose upbringing, steeped in gospel music, resulted in classics such as Respect, / Say a Little Prayer, Baby I Love You, Think, (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman and many others.
Aretha and the Church
A look at the singer's early years in church singing alongside her Baptist minister father. At the age often, she lost her mother, but gospel great Mahalia Jackson looked after her and introduced her to other inspired singers. Producer Alex Feldman

Contributors

Unknown: Mica Paris
Unknown: Aretha Franklin
Unknown: Mahalia Jackson
Producer: Alex Feldman






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