Aretha Franklin: Aretha's Artistry
David Nathan, Blues & Soul, May 1968
THE YOUNG lady who has probably had more effect on the r&b scene in the U.S.A. than anyone else during the past year, who has always been considered "a singers singer" by the behind-the-scenes record industry personnel, and whose recordings always set new standards continues to stun and amaze her growing legion of British fans after her phenomenal conquest of the American record buying public. All this despite the fact that she has yet to make a personal appearance in England (the news has just trickled across that her first trip is imminent and by the time you read this, Aretha may well be en route!).
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