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Aretha Franklin is First Woman Ever Inducted into Rock Hall
Aretha Franklin Is The First Woman To Be Inducted Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame | TIME
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Aretha Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel at the church of her father, minister C. L. Franklin's church. By the end of the 1960s, she had gained the title The Queen of Soul. She recorded 112 charted singles on Billboard and won 18 Grammy Awards.