DETROIT — Queen Bey devoted her efficiency with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin’s hometown of Detroit.
The Detroit Free Press stories the second got here early within the present Monday evening at Ford Discipline with Beyoncé saying, “We love you” and thanking the ailing 76-year-old for her “stunning music.”
Opening the present, DJ Khaled obtained the group excited when he performed one among Franklin’s greatest hits, “Respect.”
An individual near Franklin, who spoke on the situation of anonymity as a result of the particular person was not allowed to publicly speak in regards to the subject, informed The Related Press on Monday that the singer is seriously ill. No extra particulars have been supplied.
Followers and pals, together with Mariah Carey and Missy Elliott, have provided prayers and nicely needs to the long-lasting soul singer.