10 times Aretha Franklin stole the show

Music 09/04/2015
A big voice and an even bigger personality is what come to mind when Aretha Franklin is mentioned. She is famous for her live performances where she originally earned her reputation as a diva.

Aretha Franklin has shared the stage with some phenomenal singers - Whitney Houston, Roberta Flack, Gloria Estefan, Sarah Vaughan, Patti LaBelle and Chaka Khan, to name a few - yet none managed to eclipse her enormous talent. To help define Franklin as the undeniable Queen of Soul, here are 10 moments she stole the show.

1. With Peggy Lee, Roberta Flack and Sarah Vaughan

2. With Whitney Houston, CeCe Winans, Chaka Khan, Brandy and Mary J. Blige

3. With Mariah Carey

4. With Gloria Estefan

5. With Patti LaBelle, Seal and Mary J. Blige

6. With Tom Jones

7. With Andy Williams


8. With Mavis Staples

9. With Whitney Houston, Cissy Houston, Natalie Cole and Gladys Knight

10. With Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, Gloria Estefan, Carole King and Shania Twain