The musician was forced to cancel two live shows in March on doctor's orders, making her last live performance at the Elton John AIDS Foundation in NY last November. She's my favourite singer; I am a big Aretha Franklin fan.
The Respect icon has struggled with weight issues throughout her life, and has battled alcoholism.
Aretha Franklin was "gravely ill" as of Sunday night, according to a new report.
Yahoo Entertainment has contacted Franklin's representatives for comment.
In 2017, the Respect hitmaker was forced to deny a cruel death hoax after a tweet claiming she had died went viral. "I was sitting there reading the newspaper and it was saying someone in my family said that".
"Aretha is surrounded by family and people close to her", he wrote in his column. She will be so missed as a mother, sister, friend, cousin.
Over the course of her five-decade career, Aretha has earned 18 Grammy awards and sold over 75 million records.
Following which the District Collector has imposed a ban on heavy goods vehicles in Idukki till situation get better in the state. He urged people to be vigilant since this will lead to a rise in the water levels of Periyar river and its tributaries.
The Netherlands worldwide spent last season on loan at Crystal Palace , where he made 21 appearances in all competitions. Just as the 7pm deadline passed they also announced the signing of Vietto on a season-long loan.
As for the main challengers, Neville lists United, Liverpool and Chelsea are the only potential rivals for City's crown. In football you need time to work and players on the pitch to work and we didn't have that until now.
Maritime universities are keeping a very close eye on a sudden and serious diplomatic spat between Canada and Saudi Arabia. Canada has said it is "gravely concerned" about the arrests and has called for those detained to be released immediately.
North Korea nevertheless went ahead with the return of the remains of US soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean war, it said. The warnings come just days after North Korea's foreign minister called USA actions "alarming".
The USTR is reviewing 10% tariffs on a further $200 billion in Chinese imports, and is even considering raising the rate to 25%. China has already retaliated with duties of its own, and has pledged to match the USA dollar for dollar with new tariffs.
Premier League clubs spent £1.2bn on transfer-in of players in the first abbreviated summer transfer window ending 9 August. American owner Shahid Khan has funded the recruitment of 12 players for the west London club.
West Brom have emerged as surprise contenders in the race to sign Fiorentina midfielder Carlos Sanchez , with West Ham also keen. The Brazilian completed his medical on Friday and subsequently signed a four-year contract at London Stadium until 2022.
Although Saudi Arabia is one of the world's top executioners, crucifixions where the body is put on display publicly are rare. Saudi Arabia called that "unfortunate, reprehensible, and unacceptable in relations between states".
So you can look forward to that! You can turn this setting off, though, if you just want to beat up some AI characters. There was a claw of some kind that dug into surfaces, but we'll have to wait for more information in the near future.
Children have been killed or wounded in an attack on a bus in northern Yemen , the International Committee of the Red Cross says. It accused the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels on the side of the government of hitting the bus in an air strike.
Answering a reporter's question about what was specifically said on trade, Wang said: "We did not speak in such details". FILE - A clerk counts Chinese yuan and US dollar banknotes at a branch of Bank of China in Taiyuan, China, Jan. 4, 2016.
Kangana Ranaut has a message for PM-Elect Imran Khan
The two parties have made a decision to field joint candidates for posts of speaker, deputy speaker and prime minister. It is not clear if they will attend the ceremony scheduled to take place on 18 August in the President House.
Blizzard confirms multiple Diablo projects in development
Blizzard Entertainment dropped some hints about the future of its popular, long-running " Diablo " franchise on Wednesday. Diablo III first launched back in 2012 for the PC, before it headed over to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2013.
Tesla shares dip after Elon Musk proposes going private
Six of nine members said in a prepared statement Wednesday that Musk began talking with the board about the move last week. Musk on Tuesday proposed taking Tesla private at $420 a share, about 11% higher than the day's closing stock price.
GOP Rep. Chris Collins Hit With Insider Trading Charges
He faces charges from the FBI and Securities and Exchange Commission of securities and wire fraud and lying to federal officials. The charging documents portray a scramble by the congressman and others in the wake of bad news about the drug trial.
Takeaways from day six of the Paul Manafort trial
In another heated exchange, Downing tried to press Gates into explicitly saying that he had embezzled money from Manafort. Manafort was chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, and his longtime deputy was part of the campaign, too.