And a funeral fit for a queen took place today to celebrate the life of Aretha Franklin.
Her funeral was filled with friends, family and an all-star lineup who honored her not only as the Queen of Soul… but as a lifelong friend.
The service lasted several hours at the greater grace temple in Detroit. Attendees included Whoopi Goldberg, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Stevie wonder and the Clintons.
Aretha passed away on august 16th at the age of 76.