Aretha Franklin Hat In Demand (Inauguration 2009)

Obama Inauguration

Lots of folks have fallen head over heels in love with Ms. Aretha’s over-the-top inauguration hat. The Detriot-based hatmaker who made the headwear soul legend Aretha Franklin wore to the inauguration of President Barack Obama has been inundated with orders for the the grey hat with a Swarovski rhinestone-bordered bow.

Aretha Franklin Barack Obama Inauguration Performance

Aretha Franklin will lend her legendary vocals to next month’s historic presidential inauguration. The powerhouse songstress will perform at President-Elect Barack Obama’s inauguration in the Nation’s Capital on January 20, congressional leaders announced Wednesday. The program line-up will also include a prayer by Pastor Rick Warren and a cello performance by Yo-Yo Ma. Thoughts on…

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