Tag Archives: Franklin, Aretha

The Playlist: New Songs From Prince and Garth Brooks, if You Can Find Them

Source: New York Times » Music

The first drop from Prince’s Vault arrives on a new anthology; plus hear 11 more notable soundtracks, renditions of the national anthem, live sets and more.

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The Playlist: New Songs From Prince and Garth Brooks, if You Can Find Them

Source: New York Times » Music

The first drop from Prince’s Vault arrives on a new anthology; plus hear 11 more notable soundtracks, renditions of the national anthem, live sets and more.

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An All-Star Lineup Celebrates Tony Bennett’s 90th Birthday

Source: New York Times » Music

Mr. Bennett was honored by Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder and more, and the Empire State Building was lit in Italian and American flag colors in his honor.

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Aretha Franklin to Headline a New City Winery Festival in Queens

Source: New York Times » Music

Jakob Dylan and the Wallflowers, Gillian Welch and Dawes will also perform at this two-day festival at Forest Hills Stadium in September.

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Global Flavors and Asides to Obamas at White House Jazz Gala

Source: New York Times » Music

An International Jazz Day concert at the White House, only the third of its kind, included performances by Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock and musicians from around the world.

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ArtsBeat: Aretha Franklin to Headline the Blue Note Jazz Festival

Source: New York Times » Music

Among the other marquee shows at the festival, which runs June 1 to June 30, is a collaboration between the vocal chameleon Bobby McFerrin and the drummer-bandleader Questlove.

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