If Aretha is the queen of soul, who is considered the king?

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    No, he’s The King of Rock and Roll.
     
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    And even though Michael Jackson, in a PR move, named himself The King of Pop, I’ve always thought Elton John deserves that title.

    Although, with an astounding 33 hits, Billy Joel could make a strong claim.

    Madonna, of course, is the Queen of Pop. I believe only Mariah Carey can compete.
     
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    Ray Charles ...is my vote...

     
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    Kings don't wear orange jumpsuits.
     
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    Van Morrison



    Tupelo Honey



    Crazy Love
     
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    Yes they are. (wide eyed)









    God bless you and James and Daryl always!!!

    Holly
     
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    I'd say Marvin Gaye
     
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    Marvin, Otis or Sam
     
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    Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, or the Reverend Al Green...
     

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