Aretha Franklin is a giant both of soul and American popular music. Aretha was recognised as a talented musician at an early age. A gifted pianist and with a voice already containing the power that would become her trademark. This collection puts a spotlight on the early Columbia years and gives a unique insight into the development of a singer who has long since become a household name.
LP track listing:
Side One 1. Won't Be Long 2. Sweet Lover 3. It's So Heartbreakin' 4. Right Now 5. Today I Sing The Blues 6. Just For A Thrill 7. Rock-A-Bye Baby With A Dixie Melody 8. Try A Little Tenderness
Side Two 1. Rough Lover 2. I'm Wandering 3. Are You Sure 4. I Apologize 5. Don't Cry Baby 6. I Surrender Dear 7. God Bless The Child 8. I Don't Know Anymore