Thursday, August 23, 2018

Free Aretha Franklin tribute concert to be held at Chene Park

Posted By on Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 3:59 PM

Many have paid tribute to the Queen of Soul the week following the legendary her death. That includes Chene Park Amphitheatre, which will host a free tribute concert on the eve of Aretha Franklin's funeral. The concert, which will take place on Thursday, Aug. 30, will feature performances by...

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DIME celebrates rising stars with release party

Posted By on Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 10:53 AM

The Detroit Institute of Music Education has been a stalwart figure in the growth and grooming of Detroit area musicians. Having taken the likes of Metro Times cover girl and American Idol runner-up Jena Irene Ascuitio under its wing, each year the school preps and primes aspiring superstars for the spotlight....

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Aretha Franklin to be honored with pink Cadillac motorcade in Detroit

Posted By on Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 10:28 AM

Aretha Franklin will be honored in a way only the Queen of Soul could for her upcoming Detroit funeral. A motorcade of more than 100 pink Cadillacs is set to line up along Seven Mile Road outside the singer's funeral at Greater Grace Temple, a reference to Franklin's 1985 hit...

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