God bless you, Aretha – you brought so much love and soul into the world. So sadly missed
Aretha and her music had a profound effect on me when i was starting out as a songwriter… Respect… Say A Little Prayer – I used to listen to her every day.
I could never have dreamed I would have ended up working with her. What a great privilege.
And thank you, Aretha, our Queen of Soul, for blessing our songs…
I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
Silver tears of Peace – a tribute performed by Judith Hill https://vimeo.com/285565434
And here is a really good recap on the story of I Knew You Were Waiting: