Clive Davis Readies All-Star Tribute Concert to Aretha Franklin

Published: Wednesday 15th Aug 2018 by Rashad

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“Clive Davis Presents: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin” is the working title of a forthcoming all-star tribute in the works to honor the remarkable career of the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin.

Reportedly set for New York City’s Madison Square Garden on November 14th, the event is will see the R&B royal’s greatest hits delivered by some of modern music’s most revered vocalists.

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While the potential lineup is under wraps for the moment, sources suggest an announcement is imminent.

The show’s unveiling came just a day before reports indicated the ailing songstress was in better health and spirits after news indicated she was ‘gravely ill’ (click here to read more).

Keep it locked to That Grape Juice for more news as it relates to the Queen of Soul and the development of this highly anticipated tribute showing.

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  1. aJ August 15, 2018

    Aretha don’t even like Clive

  2. T Always Right August 15, 2018

    Clearly if Clive is handling it Jennifer Hudson will be front row center.
    However please have Beyonce, Mariah, Celine, Alicia Keys, Rochelle Ferrell, Jazmine Sullivan, Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan, Diana Ross, Fantasia, Jill Scott, Tamia, Mary J. Blige, Melissa Etheridge, Tamela Mann, The Clark Sisters, Shirley Ceaser, Lauryn Hill, and honestly many more plus get some great Choirs please. Have Oprah and Smokie and Stevie Wonder all speak. Please don’t drop the ball.

    • aJ August 16, 2018

      They need to hire you sis ?

    • DanYiel Iman August 16, 2018

      I agree not many names you said wouldn’t blow the roof off with their tones!!??

  3. dfdfds August 16, 2018

    man they need to get Fantasia

  4. Dev August 16, 2018

    So Fantasia and KeKe Whyat and Jazmine Sullivan are a must with Jessie J, JoJo and Kelly Clarkson for the white audience with some MJB, Chaka Khan maybe Faith Evans, Tweet and a few others…. maybe Ruben.
    I do not want to see Ariana Grande, Tamar Braxton or K.Michelle or Christina Aguilera or Marsha Ambrosia

    • Dev August 16, 2018

      Also, i’d like Kelly Price

  5. Messy miya August 16, 2018

    Adele beyonce Jennifer Hudson xtina jessie j, sam Smith Yolanda Adams patti labelle chaka Khan demi Lovato queen Latifah, ledesi, leelah james, kelly price

  6. FireBomb August 16, 2018

    Line up
    Carole king – Bridge over trouble waters
    Mariah carey – I never loved a man
    Fantasia – I say a little prayer
    Jennifer Hudson – Do Right woman
    Christina aguilera – Ain’t No Way
    Yolanda adams – Medley of Spirituals
    Patti Labelle (should sing respect)
    Celine dion – Chain of Fool
    Cece houston – Master of Eyes
    Samanta Smith – I knew you were waiting for me with Demi Lovato
    Ariana Grande – Think
    Speakers (Diana ross, Oprah, Alicia keys….)

  7. DC August 16, 2018

    Mary J Blige better b there

  8. ISeeYou August 16, 2018

    All I know is that Clive better call Fantasia or they might as well not even do the tribute at all.

    • MusicLovah August 18, 2018

      She would body the entire catalog

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