Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, left behind a musical legacy that cannot be denied. Her voice and songs not only defined soul and R&B music, but became the building blocks from which rap and hip hop were built, and created a template for so many young, Black female artists who would follow her, from Whitney Houston to Mariah Carey to Ella Mai.
Rihanna Shared Advice For Her Younger Self
If you could go back into time, what would you say to your younger self? After quickly telling ourselves to “wear sunscreen!” and “pee after sex!”