Aretha Louis Franklin is a legendary American musician, singer and songwriter. She started her professional career working with Columbia Records, but remained unnoticed until landing a contract with Atlantic Records label. Aretha gained nationwide recognition with her singles “Think”, “(You Make Me Feel) A Natural Woman” and “Respect”. These songs topped the charts all over America and earned her an honorable title: “The Queen of Soul”. While working with Atlantic Records, Aretha released her unanimously praised albums Amazing Grace, Lady Soul, Young, Gifted & Black and I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You. She switched to Arista Records after her father’s death. During her lengthy career Franklin has recorded nearly 90 Billboard hits and sold 75 million records. This later fact fully explains why Aretha Franklin net worth is currently estimated at $60 million.