Aretha Franklin went through a number of signature looks throughout her magnificent career, and a handful of them were captured when she sat down and posed for portrait-style pictures.

Take a look at some of the top shots from the Queen of Soul’s various photo shoots over the years.

Aretha Franklin Portrait Photos Of The Queen Of Soul  was originally published on newsone.com

1. Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin poses for the cover of the album ‘Aretha’ in 1980 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

2. Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Singer Aretha Franklin poses for a portrait in 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

3. Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin poses for a portrait in 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

4. Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin poses for a portrait in 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

5. Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin Portrait Session

Aretha Franklin poses for a portrait in 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

6. ‘Jump To It’

‘Jump To It’

Aretha Franklin poses for the cover of her album ‘Jump To It’ in 1982 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

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