Aretha Franklin - "Queen of Soul"








                 First Woman Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1987!

Are you a novice or seasoned collector of Aretha Franklin music memorabilia? One of the most enjoyable
activities of collecting music memorabilia is searching to find the right pieces at the right prices.  During those
searches, great memories of specific music triggers special events in your life and become memorialized.
Whether you're one of those lucky classic rockers who saw Aretha Franklin live or just being introduced to her
music, there's no denying she brought soul and gospel into rock and roll mainstream.

As your education grows as a collector, it is fulfilling and satisfying to delve even deeper into their music
history. Understanding time lines of creation and retrospective decisions made regarding music and career
choices incorporates a knowledge of value in each period of an enduring musical career. Specific concert
swag, historical concert posters, ticket stubs, promo items for album releases, and personally-owned items
occurring in specific times of Aretha Franklin's life adds to the value of any collection.

In addition, knowing Aretha Franklin's career can give you valuable insight into an item when it comes up for
auction. Studying previous prices acquired for memorabilia in the past will help you judge it's current value
and, possible future significance.

The key to music memorabilia is tying it in with music history. Happy Hunting to all Music Lovers!
Aretha Franklin Memorabilia & Collectibles