Reports that the singer was < a href=https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/aretha-franklin-seriously-ill-report_us_5b718c2ee4b0530743cbc098 target=_ blank rel= "noopener noreferrer"> seriously ill emerged earlier this week and many star fans and buddies– consisting of Missy Elliott, Expense Clinton and Al Sharpton– sent messages wishing the singer well.At a performance drop in Detroit on Monday, Beyoncé and Jay-Z Honored Franklin.
This photo was taken in 2012 when Aretha & & I performed at a homage celebration for our good friend Marvin Hamlisch. It’s hard to develop of a world without her. Not just was she a distinctively brilliant vocalist, however her dedication to civil rights made an indelible effect on the world pic.twitter.com/Px9zVB90MM!.?.!— Barbra Streisand(@BarbraStreisand) August 16, 2018 Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, also
published a moving homage.” We grieve the passing of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, “he tweeted.”Her voice will keep lifting us, through the music she gave the world. Our thoughts are with her family, her loved ones and fans all over. Take her hand, precious Lord, and lead her home.”We grieve the death of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul
. Her voice will keep raising us, through the music she gave the world. Our ideas are with her household, her loved ones and fans all over. Take her hand, precious Lord, and lead her house.– Tim Cook (@tim_cook) August 16, 2018 Check out beautiful tributes from Carole King, John
Legend, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Clive Davis, Bette Midler, Diana Ross and more listed below:– Carole King( @Carole_King) August 16, 2018
I’m sitting in prayer for the fantastic golden spirit Aretha Franklin.
August 16, 2018 Aretha was such a timeless inspiration to me therefore lots of others, the ultimate queen, thank you for the gift of your voice, music and unshakeable soul pic.twitter.com/me3FXBY4WZ!.?.!— Christina Aguilera(@xtina) August 16, 2018 Salute to the Queen. The greatest singer I’ve ever understood. #Aretha– John Legend( @johnlegend ) August 16, 2018 The biggest voice in American music has actually been stilled. Our beloved #ArethaFranklin
has actually gone. For me, she was a musical lighthouse, directing and inspiring with every note. I loved her so and love her still. Farewell, Queen of Soul.– Bette Midler(@BetteMidler) August 16, 2018 Let’s all take a minute to provide thanks for the stunning life of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of our souls, who influenced us all for many several years. She will be missed but the memory of her achievement as a musician and a fine person will live with us permanently. Love Paul pic.twitter.com/jW4Gpwfdts!.?.!— Paul McCartney(@PaulMcCartney ) August 16, 2018– Nile Rodgers( @nilerodgers ) August 16, 2018 Mourning the loss today of @ArethaFranklin who shared her spirit and talent with the world. She is worthy of not just our REGARD but likewise our long lasting thankfulness for opening our eyes, ears and hearts. Rest in eternal peace,
my good friend.– Hillary Clinton( @HillaryClinton ) August 16, 2018– shonda rhimes( @shondarhimes) August 16, 2018 I’m absolutely ravaged by Aretha’s passing. She was genuinely one of a kind. She was more than the Queen of Soul. She was a national treasure to be valued by every generation throughout the world.(1/2) — Clive Davis (@CliveDavis) August 16, 2018 Apart from our long expert relationship, Aretha was my pal. Her loss is deeply profound and my heart has plenty of sadness. (2/2)
August 16, 2018 Lucky enough to have
seen Aretha live exactly once, and this was it. Thank you for the music, we will be paying attention to you permanently https://t.co/aMHIBFaTAs!.?.!— Lin-Manuel Miranda(@Lin_Manuel ) August 16, 2018 Queen enjoying you in this moment commemorate your birthday I thanked God for true blessing me with the gift of Aretha. You taught me the significance of
“Young, Gifted and Black”and you taught all people REGARD. My heart injures but the faith we frequently talked about is comfort as tears circulation. pic.twitter.com/ybJZlrt0Sc!.?.!— Tamron Hall (@tamronhall
) August 16, 2018 Goodbye Ms. Aretha. You were my idol. The best singer of all time. Every note you sang was pure and genuine and pierced our hearts with pleasure and discomfort and life.– Idina Menzel(@idinamenzel) August 16, 2018″today we lost an icon a legend a voice an artist
an activist: her soul lives on might you sleep in heavenly peace ms. franklin”pic.twitter.com/eCpKBXMoHB!.?.!— MAXWELL(@_MAXWELL_) August 16, 2018 One of the highlights of my profession was singing with #ArethaFranklin at The Tony Awards. It
was a from body experience for me. Among biggest vocalists of all time. You will be missed out on by all. https://t.co/L8dIIhyR9Y!.?.!— Hugh Jackman(@RealHughJackman ) August 16, 2018 Photo gallery Performers We have actually Lost In 2018 See Gallery Celeb Fans And Friends React To Aretha Franklin‘s Death With Caring Homages Performers We have actually Lost In 2018