Listen: Aretha Franklin Covers Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” for ‘Great Diva Classics’

Aretha Franklin's 'Rolling In The Deep' (Cover) Official Single Artwork

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Rolling In The Deep’ (Cover) Official Single Artwork

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has finally released the first single from her upcoming album Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva ClassicsAdele‘s “Rolling in the Deep.”

Set to be released on October 21st, the LP features 10 covers of both classic and contemporary hits, including Barbra Streisand‘s “People,” Gloria Gaynor‘s “I Will Survive,” and Alicia Keys“No One.”

'Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics' Official Album Artwork

‘Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics’ Official Album Artwork

For “Rolling in the Deep,” the icon managed to give the song an even more soulful feeling, incorporating the chorus of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell‘s “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” as she growls and “takes it to church.”

Aretha has also released the official album artwork and tracklisting for the record, which is executive produced by Clive Davis. Take a listen to Aretha’s “Rolling in the Deep” cover and look at the tracklisting below.

Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics Official Tracklisting

1. “At Last” (Etta James Cover)
2. “Rolling In The Deep” (Adele Cover)
3. “Midnight Train To Georgia” (Gladys Knight and The Pips Cover)
4. “I Will Survive” (Gloria Gaynor Cover)
5. “People” (Barbra Streisand Cover)
6. “No One” (Alicia Keys Cover)
7. “I’m Every Woman” (Chaka Khan Cover) / “Respect”
8. “Teach Me Tonight” (Dinah Washington Cover)
9. “You Keep Me Hangin’ On” (The Supremes Cover)
10. “Nothing Compares 2 U” (Sinéad O’Connor Cover)