Aretha Franklin

Tennessee-born Franklin emerged from her gospel roots to record the seminal soul album I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You for Atlantic Records in 1967 and establish herself as the undisputed "queen of soul".
  • 1
    UK Number 1s
  • 5
    UK Top 10s
  • 16
    UK Top 40s
  • 28
    UK Top 75s
  • 2
    Weeks at Number 1
  • 16
    Weeks in Top 10
  • 97
    Weeks in Top 40
  • 180
    Weeks in Top 75
  • 0
    UK Number 1s
  • 1
    UK Top 10s
  • 8
    UK Top 40s
  • 12
    UK Top 75s
  • 0
    Weeks at Number 1
  • 3
    Weeks in Top 10
  • 43
    Weeks in Top 40
  • 75
    Weeks in Top 75
Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
14.06.
1967
RESPECT
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 584115
10 14 00
29.08.
1967
BABY I LOVE YOU
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 584127
39 04 00
26.12.
1967
CHAIN OF FOOLS/SATISFACTION
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 584157
37 07 00
19.03.
1968
SINCE YOU'VE BEEN GONE (SWEET SWEET BABY)
ATLANTIC 584172
47 01 00
28.05.
1968
THINK
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 584186
26 09 00
13.08.
1968
I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 584206
04 14 00
22.08.
1970
DON'T PLAY THAT SONG
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 2091027
13 11 00
02.10.
1971
SPANISH HARLEM
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 2091138
14 09 00
08.09.
1973
ANGEL
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC K10346
37 05 00
16.02.
1974
26 08 00
06.12.
1980
WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST377
46 07 00
19.09.
1981
LOVE ALL THE HURT AWAY
ARETHA FRANKLIN AND GEORGE BENSON
ARISTA ARIST428
49 03 00
04.09.
1982
JUMP TO IT
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST479
42 05 00
23.07.
1983
GET IT RIGHT
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST537
74 03 00
06.07.
1985
FREEWAY OF LOVE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST624
51 10 00
02.11.
1985
SISTERS ARE DOIN' IT FOR THEMSELVES
EURYTHMICS AND ARETHA FRANKLIN
RCA PB40339
09 12 00
23.11.
1985
WHO'S ZOOMIN' WHO
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST633
11 14 00
22.02.
1986
ANOTHER NIGHT
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST657
54 06 00
02.08.
1986
AIN'T NOBODY EVER LOVED YOU
ARETHA FRANKLIN
NO-LABEL MIUCT0098
78 04 00
25.10.
1986
JUMPIN' JACK FLASH
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA ARIST678
58 03 00
31.01.
1987
I KNEW YOU WERE WAITING (FOR ME)
GEORGE MICHAEL AND ARETHA FRANKLIN
EPIC DUET2
01 09 02
14.03.
1987
JIMMY LEE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA RIS6
46 04 00
11.07.
1987
ROCK-A-LOTT
ARETHA FRANKLIN
NO-LABEL MIUCT1927
84 02 00
06.05.
1989
THROUGH THE STORM
ARETHA FRANKLIN AND ELTON JOHN
ARISTA 112185
41 03 00
09.09.
1989
IT ISN'T, IT WASN'T, IT AIN'T NEVER GONNA BE
ARETHA FRANKLIN AND WHITNEY HOUSTON
ARISTA 112545
29 05 00
11.11.
1989
GIMME YOUR LOVE
ARETHA FRANKLIN AND JAMES BROWN
NO-LABEL MIUCT0757
79 02 00
27.07.
1991
EVERYDAY PEOPLE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 114420
69 01 00
12.02.
1994
A DEEPER LOVE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 74321187022
05 09 00
25.06.
1994
WILLING TO FORGIVE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 74321213342
17 07 00
09.05.
1998
A ROSE IS STILL A ROSE
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 74321569742
22 05 00
26.09.
1998
HERE WE GO AGAIN
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 74321612742
68 01 00
10.07.
2004
ROCK STEADY
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 5046727630
81 02 00
Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
12.08.
1967
I NEVER LOVED A MAN
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 587066
36 02 00
13.04.
1968
LADY SOUL
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 588099
25 18 00
14.09.
1968
ARETHA NOW
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 588114
06 11 00
18.01.
1986
WHO'S ZOOMIN' WHO?
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 207202
49 12 00
24.05.
1986
THE FIRST LADY OF SOUL
ARETHA FRANKLIN
STYLUS SMR8506
89 01 00
08.11.
1986
ARETHA
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 208020
51 13 00
03.06.
1989
THROUGH THE STORM
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 209842
46 01 00
19.03.
1994
GREATEST HITS 80-94
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARISTA 74321162022
27 05 00
09.04.
1994
THE BEST OF ARETHA FRANKLIN
ARETHA FRANKLIN
ATLANTIC 7567812802
91 01 00
29.10.
1994
QUEEN OF SOUL - THE VERY BEST OF
ATLANTIC 8122713962
20 06 00
Buy
21.11.
1998
GREATEST HITS
ARETHA FRANKLIN
WARNER.ESP/GLOBAL TV RADCD110
38 11 00
15.06.
2002
RESPECT - THE VERY BEST OF
ARETHA FRANKLIN
BMG TV/WSM 0927470542
15 12 00
21.04.
2007
QUEEN OF SOUL - THE BEST OF
ARETHA FRANKLIN
WMTV WMTV031
78 01 00
Buy
20.03.
2010
THE VERY BEST OF
ARETHA FRANKLIN
RHINO/SONY MUSIC 88697644482
59 04 00
01.11.
2014
SINGS THE GREAT DIVA CLASSICS
RCA 88875022512
32 02 00