who is the artist? Aretha Franklin
what is the name of the song? Respect
when was it recorded/released? the song was released in 1967
what other famous songs do they sing? Aretha Franklin released other songs such as Think, Call me, and The Weight.
what do you think the lyrics mean? the song suggested a strong political movement with a black women demanding respect "Just a little bit" while also showing her power "What you want Baby, I got What you need Do you know I've got it"
what was taking place in history when the song was recorded or popular? social unrest in society and discrimination with the blacks which led to civil rights act of 1964 and the voting rights act of 1965
what was the overall inspiration and message of the lyrics of the song? the message of the song is referring to the problems that the blacks are facing in society.