Golden Gate Theatre | San Francisco, California
More than just a concert, RESPECT, The Aretha Franklin Tribute Show comes to Golden Gate Theatre on Friday, January 6th 2023. R.E.S.P.E.C.T. This fabulous show follows the most important stages of her career through a soundtrack of the hits that made her the Queen of Soul. This is the Aretha experience like no other, featuring a representative cross-section of her life’s musical work, musical through all of your favorite hits in one evening. Experience the power of this woman’s extraordinary voice, and you cannot help but understand how she became “the greatest singer of all time!.
Aretha Louise Franklin was a singer, songwriter and pianist, and Respect: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin celebrates the singer, the icon, the leader, the woman!
The story of Aretha Franklin is the story of America in the second half of the twentieth century. Her music, her activism, her faith, her strength are woven into the fabric of the American history. She fought for civil rights. She fought for women’s rights.
Spanning a musical career of nearly seven decades, she had global sales of over 75 million records. She appeared on the Billboard charts 112 times. She won eighteen Grammy Awards. Aretha was the first female performer to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She has been noted as being the most charted female artist in history. Rolling Stone Magazine named her “the greatest singer of all time”.
Aretha Franklin lived the life of a legend, She was the Queen of Soul.