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Aretha Franklin Dead At 76

August 16, 2018

Aretha Franklin, The Queen of Soul, has died at 76.


Franklin is one of the most well-known and recognizable soul, jazz singers. She is known for songs like “Respect” and “Natural Woman.” 

Franklin died at home in Detroit home surrounded by family. Her health was failing for some time due to a battle with advanced pancreatic cancer.  

For more about her career and legacy click here.