World pays tribute to Aretha Franklin

By Jennie Matthew

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Not judging, but I had no idea she was pregnant with her first child at 12 and had her second at 14.

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The 18-time Grammy award winner cemented her place in music history with a powerful, bell-clear voice that stretched over four octaves, her generations of hits spanning from soul and R&B, to gospel and pop.

Not many singers in Japan or the world have her kind of voice

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Will there be another Aretha? I don't think so, but we can wait and hope/see.

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The Queen of Soul on her first trip in Europe.


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