The Aretha Franklin net worth sits at $60 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. This net worth comes thanks to Aretha’s longstanding legacy as one of the best soul singers the world has ever seen. It all started with her singing as a child in the church her father was the minister at and morphed into a mega-successful recording career.
Aretha Franklin set out on her recording career at the age of 18, but it wasn’t until after she signed with Atlantic Records at the age of 25 that she really hit her stride. That is when he released a lot of chart-topping hit songs and earned the nickname of “The Queen of Soul.” Aretha has recorded 112 singles that have charted, which really helped inflate her net worth.
Franklin also worked outside of the film industry, appearing in movies such as “The Blues Brothers” while winning 18 Grammys for her singing career. Aretha has also worked hard to keep her image extravagant and she remains one of the most beloved soul singers in music history.
The top Aretha Franklin songs include “Respect,” “Chain of Fools,” “Call Me,” “I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You),” “Baby I Love You,” “Spanish Harlem,” “Until You Come Back to Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do),” “Jump to It,” “Angel,” and “Freeway of Love.”