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Tuesday 28th June 2005

The Mighty Clouds Of Joy's Joe Ligon performs on stage with Aretha Franklin.

LEAD SINGER of gospel music legends The Mighty Clouds Of Joy, Joe Ligon, shared the stage in June with the "Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin during the diva's three New York city shows at Madison Square Garden. Ligon's performance included songs that Franklin originally recorded with the late Rev James Cleveland. Franklin and Ligon subsequently discussed the possibility of singing on each other's forthcoming albums.

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Posted by Corey Gillis in home town Troy, Al- now Hsv,AL @ 01:47 on Jun 16 2007

I think that is a great idea. I know my uncle Joe has known Mrs. Franklin for years. I know both of their fan base would love to hear "that blood"

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