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"A Rose Is Still a Rose" is a 1998 single written and produced by Lauryn Hill and recorded and released by singer Aretha Franklin off the album of the same name. Written by Hill for Franklin, the song is feminist-based, focused on a motherly figure giving advice to a younger woman who keeps getting into bad relationships. Throughout the song, Franklin advises that in spite of everything and despite the woman's "scorned roses and thorn crowns" that the woman is… read more

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  • First time listen and I cried. wow...
  • I wish L Boogie was still writing songs like this...
  • this song is delicious
  • QUEEN.
  • i adore this
  • 90s Classic, everyone was in that video (Elise Neal, Q-Tip, Amel Larrieux, Faith Evans, Changing Faces)
  • i grew up on this song
  • Beautiful.
  • That´s the way i like it.......

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