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02/08/1962 Aretha Franklin appears on TV for the first time


Aretha Franklin - Don't Cry, Baby (1962) [Digitally Remastered]


Aretha Franklin- Try A Little Tenderness

Aretha Louise Franklin is an American singer and songwriter who began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit where her father was a minister. Her television debut was on American Bandstand, singing Don't Cry Baby and Try a Little Tenderness.