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'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin no more

DNA Thursday, 16 August 2018
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin no moreAretha Franklin, the preacher's daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" with such hit songs as "Respect" and "Chain of Fools," died on Thursday at the age of 76, the Associated Press reported.

Franklin, who won 18 Grammys and had some 25 gold records, died at her home in Detroit, the AP said,...
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'Queen of Soul,' Aretha Franklin, Dead at 76 A publicist for the iconic diva confirmed she has died in Detroit, MI, surrounded by loved ones. The 'Queen of Soul' had been battling undisclosed health issues since 2010. Franklin's extraordinary career crossed several genres and spanned more than 65...

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