Diva Talks Culture: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, Tribute Mix
A few days ago, it was reported music legend Aretha Franklin, was on hospice care and gravely I'll. She was surrounded by family and friends said reports. Today, we learned she passed away at the age of 76. It was revealed she battled pancreatic cancer off and on since 2010 which resulted in her drastic weight loss. Even though the years, she still performed at select events. She was undeniably a legend, revered by U.S. presidents and audiences from various backgrounds. A quiet revolutionary, she used her platform to stand up for what was right during the civil rights movement. Aretha Franklin won numerous awards over her sixty plus years in the business. She will be missed but never forgotten. Listen to some of her greatest hits below.