"Thus‚ we join in saying a little prayer for Mama Franklin‚ that her soul may rest in the same proud soul that her soul music gave to humanity in general". Then her funeral will be held at Greater Grace Temple.
The 18-time Grammy award victor cemented her place in USA music history with a powerful, bell-clear voice that stretched over four octaves.
Imran Khan shakes hand with Shehbaz Sharif in NA
Three-time Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was ousted from office in 2017 over corruption allegations . The opposition stand divided after it failed to filed a joint candidate against Imran Khan .
Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid will win again, no one will doubt it
Real Madrid have been linked to several big names this summer, with Chelsea's Eden Hazard reportedly one of their main targets. Bragging rights went in favour of city rivals Atletico, who were 4-2 extra-time winners over Madrid in Tallinn on Wednesday.
"We have lost the matriarch and rock of our family". Fans have been paying their respect by leaving balloons and flowers outside the church.
Also, Barack Obama on Thursday in a statement praised "Queen of Soul" for her "unmatched musicianship" which he said "helped define the American experience". A 1986 duet with George Michael, "I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)", hit number one in several countries. The singer is now in her native Detroit surrounded by family and friends.
The same farewell was given to civil rights icon Rosa Parks in 2005.
In 2010, she suffered serious health problems, but continued to perform until late a year ago, singing last in November 2017 for the Elton John AIDS Foundation in NY.
Up next for Kvitova is either No.15 seed Elise Mertens or US Open champion Sloane Stephens for a spot in the semifinals. Analyzing the match overall, Kvitova added: 'I think that in the beginning, she didn't really feel the rhythm probably.
Capcom released Monster Hunter: World for PC on August 9, earlier than expected, as it was initially planned for the fall. Due to the large number of complaints, the government quickly chose to revoke the operating license of Tencent .
On Wednesday (Aug. 15), Taylor announced that she was done with the tour after being "extremely mistreated" by her tourmate. She also claimed that even though she was the supporting act, people really showed up just to see her.
The federal government offered approximately 200 troops to be sent in mop-up operations to contain the spread of the fires. Farnworth declared the emergency based on recommendations from the BC Wildfire Service and emergency management officials.
Its Oath subsidiary houses more than 50 media and technology brands that engage about 1 billion people around the world. Partnering with Apple and Google as its video providers could help the carrier compete against rival pay TV providers.
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has called for an "independent and prompt investigation" into the airstrike. Houthi officials also said the attack was a "crime by America and its allies against the children of Yemen".
Jesse Lingard could play at Brighton following a groin problem but Nemanja Matic and Valencia aren't ready to return yet. Meanwhile, the United manager said Italy full-back Matteo Darmian was likely to remain at Old Trafford.
Of course, Grande and Corden transition to Nelly's "Ride wit Me" as they act out a PG version of Rose and Jack's sexy auto scene. If Grande and Corden can do that, we're thinking a full-blown pop musical of Titanic needs to come next.
Aretha Franklin dead at 76
Wexler persuaded her to leave Columbia Records in 1966 and sign with Atlantic Records, where he was an executive. To date, she is one of the best selling music artists of all time, having sold 75 million records worldwide.