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Aretha Franklin was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.

Aretha Franklin

Lady Soul.

The first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Aretha Franklin was an artist of apssion, sophistication and command, whose recordings remain anthems that defined soul music. Long live the Queen. More on


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Archival Collections

Listed below are notable collections and items from the Rock Hall's Archives. You can find more by searching our catalog here

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