Aretha Franklin, legendary singer, is being described as “gravely ill”. The queen of soul is 76 and has been battling severe health problems for a few years now forcing her to cancel shows.
However, things have gotten worse and it’s now being reported that her family is gathering at her bedside in Detroit. The family is asking for privacy and prayers.
Throughout her Career, Aretha has won 20 Grammys as well as 3 lifetime achievement awards. Aretha was also the first ever woman inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. Her career has not only shaped music history but American history as well.