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Former President Bill Clinton Gives Touching Speech During Aretha Franklin’s Funeral

Bill Clinton Aretha Franklin funeral

Everyone from reverends and activists to entertainers and politicians, including former president Bill Clinton, gathered on Friday (Aug. 31) to say goodbye to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Aretha, who died on Aug. 16 at the age of 76, had her funeral play out like a who’s who of pop culture. Ariana Grande, Faith … Read more

Jennifer Hudson Brings Crowd to Their Feet with Exhilarating Performance of “Amazing Grace” During Aretha Franklin’s Funeral

Jennifer Hudson sings at Aretha's funeral

Talk about soul. Jennifer Hudson held nothing back when she sang “Amazing Grace” during Aretha Franklin’s funeral at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan on Friday (Aug. 31). Following performances by Faith Hill and Ariana Grande, who brought their own soul, Jennifer Hudson took the stage to honor the Queen of Soul. “The Voice” coach … Read more