His tweet following the news of her passing was also criticized by Franklin fans for its insensitivity. "As Nicki Swift previously reported, pop star Ariana Grandebelted out a lovely rendition of Franklin's hit song "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon on August 16.
The singer also talked about getting Madonna to play God in her God Is A Woman music video, and shared some new insight into her whirlwind romance with Pete Davidson.
US President Barack Obama (L) greets US singer Patti LaBelle (R) during the event, 'In Performance at the White House - Women of Soul.
In January 1967 a young singer named Aretha Franklin arrived in the small Alabama town of Muscle Shoals, her career hanging in the balance.
But for the most part, she goes undetected. "She was elegant, graceful, and utterly uncompromising in her artistry", they said. "She was just a great person, great cook, great woman".
Most people have been expressing their sadness that Franklin is gone, and their gratefulness for her music - but Donald Trump's remarks on her death have been causing quite a stir. Her closest relatives are planning a 4-day celebration of her life, which will include an open casket memorial service open to the public at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.
Other than Respect, her powerful cover of the Otis Redding tune that became a feminist anthem and her calling card, Franklin had dozens of Top 40 singles, according to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Her voice breaking, Jackson, 52, described how Franklin, who passed away Thursday at 76, lived near the family during part of her childhood. "It's sad, you know?" She died yesterday at her home in Detroit.
U.S. intelligence has raised concerns over China's growing influence in the Pacific, a stronghold of the United States for years. The Trump administration is also mulling a Space Force in order to counter threats in space from countries including China.
His best shot over a final round of 4-under 66 was a lasered 4-iron to the 16th green that landed 6 feet away and set up a birdie. The British Open gets the distinction of being the only major this year where a significant scoring record was not set or tied.
This happened after more than two decades since the former captain of the Pakistan cricket team entered politics. He was jailed in the lead-up to the vote, and his brother, Shahbaz Sharif, led the PML-N party into the election.
Akshay Kumar's Gold and John Abraham's Satyameva Jayate have proved that a same day release may after all not be a bad a thing. Talking about the clash with Gold , John said earlier, "I think there is enough space for two big films on a holiday".
The other four cricketers Sharjeel Khan , Khalid Latif, Shahzaib Hasan and Muhammad Irfan had served their respective punishments. Rizvi said that even if Jamshed returned from his 10-year ban, he will not be engaged in any cricket management role.
Disclosure of the secretive effort has disturbed some Google employees and human rights advocacy organizations. The first two questions from staff members at Google's Thursday meeting were about Dragonfly, the people said.
Google has officially announced via Twitter that confidential mode in Gmail is now available on mobile devices as well. In case you want to turn on the Confidential Mode to try it out, here are the steps that you will need to follow.
The singer tweeted, "I am deeply saddened about the passing of the Queen of Soul and my sister in song, Aretha Franklin. In a career crossing generations, her hits spanned from soul and R&B, to gospel and pop.
Brandt Snedeker's opening round at the Wyndham Championship puts him in the history books. "It's awesome to see". Snedeker has had a down year by his standards and entered the week 80th in the FedEx Cup standings.
Chris Grayling, the Transport Secretary, wants to pin fare rises to the lower rate of CPI, which now stands at 2.3 per cent. Passenger groups, unions and politicians reacted with anger after the cap on regulated fare rises was confirmed.
And for the second time this week, a Turkish court on Friday rejected Brunson's appeal to be released . President Erdogan has urged Turks to shore up the currency by not trading in dollars and euros.
At Least Two Dozen People Overdosed in a Connecticut Park Today
The DEA continues to assist the New Haven police with the arrests, and into the investigation on how the mass-overdose happened. Kathryn Hawk, an emergency medicine physician and professor at Yale-New Haven Hospital, where numerous victims were treated.
FDA Approves First Generic EpiPen
Mylan's cap is nonremovable, a fairly recent innovation that prevents users from accidentally pricking themselves or others. Epinephrine alone is already a generic drug and the dose in an auto-injector costs less than a dollar to make.
Pochettino reiterates his commitment to Tottenham Hotspur
The forthcoming match is Tottenham's second of the season, but their first at their temporary home of Wembley Stadium. I don't believe there will be too much movement because we cannot sign, but different individual things can happen.
Premier League referee quits — Bobby Madley
The circumstances around his departure are unclear, but it is thought it could be linked to a video posted on social media. Last season he officiated high profile matches between Manchester United and Chelsea, and Liverpool and Arsenal.
Scarlett Johansson Highest Paid Actress 2018
Angelina Jolie returned to the list, largely helped by an advance payment for her future role in Maleficent 2 . Scarlett Johansson was last seen playing Black Widow in this yera's blockbuster film Avengers: infinity War .
Dr Bumbum, Brazil plastic surgeon, charged with murder
Prosecutors said Maria Fatima Barros presented herself as a doctor, but her medical licence to practice in Rio had been suspended. The lawyer for Dr Furtado said her client was innocent and had not turned himself in to police because he was in a panic.
Priyanka Chopra’s family to host engagement party
The rock on PC's finger has made enough headlines, more so after pictures from Manish Malhotra's party came out. Priyanka and Nick , who reportedly dated for two months, were first spotted together at the 2017 Met Gala.
World's oldest cheese found in Egyptian tomb
This potentially deadly disease spreads from animals to people, typically from eating unpasteurized dairy products. To date, only indirect signs of brucellosis have been discovered on Egyptian bones that date back to 750 BCE.