Surprisingly, Aretha makes this a more piano-centric cut than Ray Charles did.
As the strings take hold on “Prove It”, it proves one thing for sure: Aretha Franklin sounds good with an orchestra around her. The slow
Aretha performs an untethering from this song’s original that would make Red from Jordan Peele’s Us jealous.
Less than 2 months after Dionne Warwick struck gold with “I Say A Little Prayer”, Aretha Franklin cut her version, filled with soul and character.