Thursday, August 16, 2018
Legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies at 76
The undisputed Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin died today at the age of 76. The R.E.S.P.E.C.T. singer had been battling some health issues for a few years and announced in 2017 that it would be her last year touring and doing concerts. New broke over the weekend that an ailing Franklin was place in hospice care and that death was certain to follow.
Aretha Franklin known for her wonderful gospel/blues voice will truly be missed. Tons of fans and stars around the world share their thoughts and prayers with Franklin and her family. We say continue to sing in the Heavenly Choir,