Aretha Franklin sat down with the Wall Street Journal to discuss
JP Morgan’s plans to cut 3,000 more jobs this year her new album Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics. The legend was asked what her opinion was of some of today’s prominent songstresses, and true to form, Franklin said exactly what she thought:
On Adele: “young singer, good singer.”
On Alicia Keys: “young performer, good writer/producer.”
On Taylor Swift: “great gowns, beautiful gowns.”
On Nicki Minaj: “Nicki Minaj…..I’m gonna pass on that!”
She didn’t know what “Auto Tune” was before she sat down with the WSJ. Check out the new Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics on iTunes and Amazon.