List of awards and nominations received by Aretha Franklin

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Aretha Franklin awards and nominations

Franklin at Madame Tussauds in New York
Totals
Awards won 35
Nominations 47

Singer Aretha Franklin has been honored with many awards and nominations. These include eighteen Grammy Awards for her recordings.

Grammy Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
1968 Best Female R&B Vocal Performance "Respect" Won [1]
1969 "Chain of Fools" Won [2]
1970 "Share Your Love with Me" Won [3]
1971 "Don't Play That Song" Won [4]
1972 "Bridge over Troubled Water" Won [5]
1973 "To Be Young, Gifted and Black" Won [6]
Best Soul Gospel Performance "Amazing Grace" Won
1974 Best Female R&B Vocal Performance "Master of Eyes (The Deepness of Your Eyes)" Won [7]
1975 "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" Won [2]
1977 "Something He Can Feel" Nominated [8]
1978 "Break It to Me Gently" Nominated [9]
1979 "Almighty Fire" Nominated [10]
1981 "I Can't Turn You Loose" Nominated [11]
1982 "Hold On! I'm Comin'" Won [12]
1983 "Jump to It" Nominated [13]
1984 "Get It Right" Nominated [14]
1986 "Freeway of Love" Won [15]
1987 "Jumpin' Jack Flash" Nominated [16]
1988 "Aretha" Won [17]
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals "I Knew You Were Waiting" Won
1989 Best Soul Gospel Performance, Female "One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism" Won
1990 Best Female R&B Vocal Performance "Through the Storm" Nominated [18]
1992 "What You See Is What You Sweat" Nominated [19]
1994 "Someday We'll All Be Free" Nominated [20]
1995 "A Deeper Love" Nominated [21]
1999 "A Rose Is Still a Rose" Nominated [22]
Best R&B Album "A Rose Is Still a Rose" Nominated [23]
2004 "So Damn Happy" Nominated [24]
Best Traditional R&B Performance "Wonderful" Won [25]
2006 "A House Is Not a Home" Won [26]
2008 Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance "Blessed & Highly Favored", "Never Gonna Break My Faith" Won [27]

Grammy Special Awards[edit]

Year Award Result Ref.
1991 Legend Award Won [28]
1994 Lifetime Achievement Award Won [29]
2008 MusiCares Person of the Year Won [30]

American Music Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
1983 Favorite Soul/R&B Album "Jump to It" Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist Aretha Franklin Nominated
1984 Won
1986 Won
1987 Favorite Soul/R&B Female Video Artist Nominated

Critics' Choice Movie Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2007 Best Song "Never Gonna Break My Faith" Nominated

Golden Globe Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2007 Best Original Song "Never Gonna Break My Faith" Nominated [31]

MTV Video Music Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
1986 Best Female Video "Freeway of Love" Nominated
1987 Best Video from a Film "Jumpin' Jack Flash" Nominated

NAACP Image Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
1997 Hall of Fame Award Aretha Franklin Won
2008 Vanguard Award Won [32]
2015 Outstanding Album "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics" Won [33]

TV Land Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2012 Music Icon Aretha Franklin Won [34]

Other honors[edit]

Year Association Category/Award Notes
1961 Down Beat Most Promising New Female Vocalist
1981 Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Hollywood Walk of Fame star This was postponed following the shooting of Aretha's father, Reverend C. L. Franklin
1987 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Induction – Performer category The first woman to be inducted
1994 John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Kennedy Center Honors At the time, the youngest to receive the honor (Stevie Wonder passed the record five years later)
2005 President of the United States Presidential Medal of Freedom
2005 UK Music Hall of Fame Induction
2012 GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame Induction
2016 Buffalo Music Hall Of Fame Induction Inducted due to former residence in Buffalo, NY
2017 None Street naming A section of Madison Street in Detroit, between Brush and Witherell, was named Aretha Franklin Way

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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