The Queen of Soul has passed away at the age of 76-years-old, and it was at her home in Detroit. Franklin's longtime family publicist also confirmed the rumor with a statement declaring that the official cause of death was due to pancreatic cancer.
From celebrities to everyday people, the world has stopped to show their admiration and declare that her legacy will live on forever. And there’s no doubt it will.
Ariana Grande joins The Roots to pay tribute to Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin with an emotional rendition of "Natural Woman" for the Tonight Show audience.
Source: NBC News