Her songs became the anthems of the civil rights movement, but Aretha Franklin herself was equally involved.
How difficult is it to take a show like The Handmaids Tale or Game of Thrones beyond the authors original creation?
From singing for Martin Luther King, to being declared a natural resource in her native Michigan.
Online streaming has crushed Blockbuster and its last store is a reminder of a not-so-distant past.
The dancer and choreographer Akram Khan says he is retiring from solo dance shows to spend more time with his children.
The Queen of Soul has died in Detroit at the age of 76. The BBC looks back at a selection of her interviews.
The Queen of Soul has died aged 76 and tributes from friends, musicians and politicians have been pouring in.
It will seek advice over how the ruling on its coverage of a police raid affects future reporting.
We doubt anyone will feel claustrophobic in this years plush pad.
Motorists are warned to expect heavier traffic in the area as the four-day festival kicks off.
Bryan Cranston and Aidan Turner have been nominated for their first appearances in the West End.
Sheku Kanneh-Mason wins the Breakthrough Award for selling 30,000 copies of his debut album.
Get to know whos who in this years edition of Celebrity Big Brother.
It will be the rappers first live performance since giving birth just over a month ago.
To mark Madonnas 60th birthday we take a look at the highlights and memorable moments of her life and career.
The corporation could now face scrutiny over how it managed the story and subsequent legal action.
The Edinburgh festival known for its comedy is finding plenty of humour in the political hot potato.
What can a look at the numbers tell us about Madonna and her career?