Serena Williams

Serena Williams opens up about Nike’s ‘Queen’ collection with Abloh

In an exclusive interview with CNBC’s Sara Eisen, Williams said this year’s design is particularly special due to the collection’s strong balance between performance and fashion. Williams said it’s important to create apparel that’s functional for consumers whether at the gym or the office. “This year [Nike] had this amazing idea to partner with Virgil […]

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dead at 76

Aretha Franklin, a 17-time Grammy Award-winner, was diagnosed with cancer in 2010, and delivered her last performance at the Elton John AIDS Foundation party in New York last November Aretha Franklin Legendary singer Aretha Franklin, who got the epithet ‘Queen of Soul’, died here on Thursday after battling serious health conditions. She was 76. Franklin […]

Aretha Franklin performs on stage at the Park West Auditorium, Chicago, Illinois, March 23, 1992. 

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul” who sang with matchless style on such classics as “Think,” ”I Say a Little Prayer” and her signature song, “Respect,” and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer. Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn tells The Associated Press through a family […]

Nicki Minaj releases 'Queen,' featuring Eminem, The Weeknd

Nicki Minaj releases ‘Queen,’ featuring Eminem, The Weeknd

Minaj has already released three singles from the album, “Barbie Tingz,” “Chun-Li” and “Bed,” the latter of which is a duet with Grande Nicky Minaj After multiple delays and one fake-out, singer Nicki Minaj has finally dropped her fourth studio album, “Queen” – a week earlier than the August 17 release date she announced last […]