Aretha Franklin Was a Pioneer of Pop Culture and an Advertising Icon for 50 Years

Remembering the Queen of Soul, who has died at 76

Aretha Franklin was one of those very few talents who elevated everything she touched, bringing her signature blend of passion, dignity and joy not only to decades of music but also to Hollywood and Madison Avenue.

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