Respect

By David Ritz


This “comprehensive and illuminating” biography of the Queen of Soul (USA Today) was hailed by Rolling Stone as “a remarkably complex portrait of Aretha Franklin’s music and her tumultuous life.” Aretha Franklin began life as the golden daughter of a progressive and promiscuous Baptist preacher. Raised without her mother, she was a gospel prodigy …


Published date: January 1, 2014
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction

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David Ritz wrote an incredible book about Aretha called RESPECT. I cannot recommend it more highly.