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

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    James Brown! What? James Brown! What? James Brown!

    Lookie heanh! Damn, he's old at this time, great performance, but I'm seen him do better with the dancing.

     
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    An average Soul singer is better than a great Pop Singer.

    The King/Queen of Pop is like crowning the King/Queen of Cleveland.

    OBTW. Sam Cooke was the King of Soul
     
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    James Brown was one bad mofo! :lalala:

    You can't tell me, I seen him on some live show when he was 60 and still kickin' ass!

    Blown away! He was the shit!

    They called him the "Godfather of Soul"
     
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    Right heanh says it all:

    His dancers ain't got shit on him. :rock:

     
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    Get on up ah. Like a sex machine. Hit meh now!

     
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    Hall and Oates is soul? What did I miss? :dunno:
     
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    ^^^ In my opinion, plenty!



    God bless you and them always!!!

    Holly

    P.S. Before I ever once saw a photograph of them, I thought that Daryl Hall was a black man. :D :D :D
     
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    I was thinking Otis Redding to.

     
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    Wow! amazing names posted above! thank you everybody!:clap2:

    in my humble opinion....pop, soul or whatever it is.....

    for me the king is one.....his name, Michael Jackson.

    So much talent so much perfection in music!

    But that's just me!:wink_2:
     

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