Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert Planned For Madison Square Garden In November
17 August, 2018, 22:13 | Author: Norman Carr
A source close to FranklintoldCNN's Don Lemon earlier this week that the singer was being visited by people close to her who are reading messages from friends and loved ones and holding her hand.
Franklin, a one-time gospel singer whose reign as the "Queen of Soul" has spanned more than 50 years, is under hospice care at her home on Tuesday, according to publicist Gwendolyn Quinn.
Beyonce, who's now touring with her husband Jay-Z for the On The Run II tour stopped their show the other night in Aretha's hometown of Detroit and dedicated their performance to her.
Franklin was born in Memphis, Tennessee, but spent many of her pre-teen years in Buffalo's Cold Springs neighborhood. In 1987, she became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
TMZ and Variety have reported that pancreatic cancer may be the cause of her illness, while People is reporting that her death is "imminent". I spoke with her family members this morning.
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton tweeted Monday that he and Hillary Clinton "are thinking about Aretha Franklin tonight & listening to her music that has been such an important part of our lives the last 50 years". "She's definitely a queen and she's fantastic so I really feel for her". "They have not only asked for prayers during this time, but they have also asked for their privacy".
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Gwendolyn Quinn said the singer died at her home in Detroit on Thursday morning where she was surrounded by friends and family. Though the legendary singer's first album was released in 1956, it took her years to achieve mainstream success.
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Clinton and his wife, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, hailed her as "one of America's greatest national treasures ". The love she had for her children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins knew no bounds", the statement said.
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Singer Aretha Franklin 'gravely ill with cancer'
Showbiz 411's Roger Friedman told CNN: "She has a great family, she's surrounded by love, and the world is sending prayers". Aretha Franklin's nephew says the ailing soul legend is "alert and laughing" at home with her family.