Aretha Franklin turns 72 today. (The big birthday bash was Saturday at the Ritz-Carlton in New York). Aretha - The Queen of Soul - is one of just a few artists who've earned such a title. What other artists and bands are known by an unofficial title or nickname? Or can you propose a new one for someone? Let us know in the comments below and we'll spin a set after 9am.
Here's what we played:
Aretha Franklin "Soul Serenade"
James Brown "Papa's Got a Brand New Bag"
The Rolling Stones "Monkey Man"
Johnny Cash "Man in Black"