The late, and still incomparable, singer, songwriter, actress, pianist, civil rights activist and Queen of Soul, Aretha Louise Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel music
Black Cultural Archives
We explore the extraordinary work of activists working for justice on behalf of people impacted by the Windrush scandal. Branded podcast produced by Colourful Studios for the Black Cultural Archives and funded by The Paul Hamlyn Foundation.Read more
S1 E2 | 20 Apr, 2021 | 58 MIN | MORE
Commonly known as the 'King of Soul' for his distinctive vocals and significance in popular music, Cooke scored a string of hits such as "You Send Me", "A Change Is Gonna Come", "Cupid", "Wonderful World"
S1 E3 | 22 Jul, 2021 | 59 MIN | MORE
Underrated singer, songwriter whose songs often have long, humourous, and explicit spoken sections. This has led some to call her bawdy, brash and bad!