10 May Aretha Franklin
Dead: 16 August 2018
In: Riverfront Towers, Riverfront Drive, Detroit, Michigan, Stati Uniti
She was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights activist.
Hit songs such as "Respect", "Chain of Fools", "Think", "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman", "I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)", and "I Say a Little Prayer", propelled her past her musical peers. By the end of the 1960s, Aretha Franklin had come to be known as "The Queen of Soul".