An 18-time Grammy Award winner and a 1987 inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Franklin is an R&B legend, whose myriad hits include “Respect,” “Chain of Fools,” “Think” “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” “Freeway of Love” and “Baby I Love You.” So, yeah, she’s kind of a big deal.
Aretha Franklin, will perform at the County Center on March 27. Rolling Stone magazine gave her the R-E-S-P-E-C-T by naming her the greatest singer of all time (followed by Ray Charles, Elvis Presley, Sam Cook and John Lennon.) The “natural woman” was the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Wed, 3/27: 7:30pm. (Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains)www.countycenter.biz Show some R.E.S.P.E.C.T. for the Queen of Soul when Franklin takes the stage at the Westchester County Center on March 27 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $49.50-$149.50. Call 914-995-4050 or visit www.wmconcerts.com Did You Know? Aretha had ten No. 1 R&B albums between 1976 and 1982! Did you know…since 1961, Aretha Franklin has had a total of 45 Top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100? “There are singers,” said Ray Charles, “then there is Aretha. She towers above the rest. Others are good, but Aretha is great.