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R.I.P. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at age of 76

R.I.P. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at age of 76
  • R.I.P. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at age of 76 FWC: R.I.P. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at age of 76

    The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died at the age of 76. Franklin died Thursday due to advance pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type, according to a the singer’s family. She passed away in her Detroit home, surrounded by family and friends. “In one of the darkest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to…

  • Boombox Cartel Releases Dreamy 80s Inspired Single “People I Know” Feat. Panama FWC: Boombox Cartel Releases Dreamy 80s Inspired Single “People I Know” Feat. Panama

    Boombox Cartel may be known for throwing down supreme trap bangers but his next single “People I Know,” is taking a surprising turn and sucking us into a world painted with dreamy 80s vibes.  Featuring Sydney-based singer Panama, “People I Know” will hit you with a heavy dose of nostalgia as summer nears its end. While the track is different from Boombox Cartel’s usual production style, it’s refreshing to see…

  • Film Review: Mile 22 Shoots a Lot of Heads But Misses Most of Its Marks FWC: Film Review: Mile 22 Shoots a Lot of Heads But Misses Most of Its Marks

    “Evil exists, and the great game continues.” This is the mantra of James Silva (Mark Wahlberg), the grizzled, quip-happy leader of Ghost Branch, a secret paramilitary unit of the CIA that specializes in anti-terror operations. They’re gruff, angry badasses who kick ass in the name of the good ol’ US of A, more than happy to shout at ‘computer nerds’…

  • Review: Dominican drama ‘Cocote's’ stylistic ambitions overwhelm its humanity FWC: Review: Dominican drama ‘Cocote’s’ stylistic ambitions overwhelm its humanity

    One of the most striking elements of Santo Domingo-born Nelson Carlo De Los Santos Arias’ “Cocote,” a story of loss, religion and family ties, is the tension between its art-film ambitions and freely felt human emotions. City-dwelling Alberto (Vicente Santos), a nondescript gardener for a wealthy…

  • There is no modern pop music without Aretha Franklin FWC: There is no modern pop music without Aretha Franklin

    Parsing out Aretha Franklin’s influence on contemporary culture is a foolish task. Without her, nothing comes after. From the canonical early Atlantic albums to the transcendent, humane gospel of “Amazing Grace,” to her subbing for Luciano Pavarotti at the Grammys in 1998 and bringing President…

  • In honor of Aretha Franklin, here’s a metal rendition of “Respect” FWC: In honor of Aretha Franklin, here’s a metal rendition of “Respect”

    The music world is in mourning today with the news that Aretha Franklin, a true music legend, died at the age of 76 as the result of pancreatic cancer. The Queen of Soul’s music influenced countless artists from a wide range of musical genres, and that’s exemplified in a “metal” cover of one of Aretha’s signature songs, “Respect.” Leo Moracchioli is a…

  • Aretha Franklin and Elvis Presley both died on August 16th FWC: Aretha Franklin and Elvis Presley both died on August 16th

    August 16th will forever be known as the day we lost both the King of Rock and the Queen of Soul. Aretha Frankin’s passing earlier today came 41 years to the day of Elvis Presley’s death on August 16th, 1977. Franklin died at the age of 76 due to pancreatic cancer, while Elvis lost his life at 43 after suffering a…

  • Review: Icelandic coming-of-age drama ‘The Swan' balances darkness and enchantment FWC: Review: Icelandic coming-of-age drama ‘The Swan’ balances darkness and enchantment

    Rural Iceland’s vistas, with their topographical sensuality and breathtaking expanse, seem both magical and unsparing, the perfect fairy tale setting for themes of isolation and enchantment. In the hushed, mysterious “The Swan,” adapted by filmmaker Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir, the remote, beautiful…

  • Teyana Taylor Announces Tour Without Jeremih FWC: Teyana Taylor Announces Tour Without Jeremih

    A day after quitting Jeremih’s tour, Teyana Taylor has announced that the show will go on. The tour has been renamed from the “Later That Night Tour” to the “KTSE on Aisle VII Tour” and will no longer feature Jeremih, who was the original headliner. All of the dates will remain the same, except for a rescheduled Toronto show, and…

  • FWC: TERRORIZER (Ex-MORBID ANGEL) Grind Away On New Song “Invasion”

    Pete Sandoval is still good at drums. The post TERRORIZER (Ex-MORBID ANGEL) Grind Away On New Song “Invasion” appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • All My Friends festival set times have arrived FWC: All My Friends festival set times have arrived

    With Destructo officially having parted ways with HARD Summer before its July 2018 edition, All My Friends comes in perfect timing as his phoenix project that rises from the ashes. On August 18 and 19, the two-day festival takes over downtown Los Angeles with some of hip-hop and EDM’s biggest names. With artists like RL Grime, Gucci Mane, Chris Lake, M.I.A.,…

  • JAUZ Teases 4 New Album Singles via Bite This Radio FWC: JAUZ Teases 4 New Album Singles via Bite This Radio

    JAUZ has been teasing his debut album, The Wise and The Wicked, for months now and we couldn’t be more excited. Just the other day via his radio station Bite This Radio we were teased with several new tracks from the LP – four to be exact. Stream the mix below and start getting hyped for the album dropping on 8/31. Jauz premiered…