"When word went out that Ms. Franklin passed, Trump said, 'She used to work for me.' No, she used to perform for you".
"Laura and I are deeply saddened by the loss of the 'Queen of Soul, ' Aretha Franklin". "We will have never known a Queen like this; we will have never known the joy she gave to us", Wonder said.
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His comments included, "I want to help you"; "I've seen your matches, you're great for tennis"; and "I know this is not you". Bouchard eventually made her way onto court, only to be bounced 6-4 6-3 at the hands of Marketa Vondrousova.
Her body arrived early Friday in a 1940 Cadillac LaSalle hearse.
Franklin's final days have been treated as a royal goodbye.
Following Franklin's death on August 16 at the age of 76, Trump paid tribute by saying, "She worked for me on numerous occasions".
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Franklin's gold-plated casket stood on a white-clothed platform, flanked by enormous blooms of lavender, cream and pink roses, in the center of a church packed with smartly dressed mourners. An arrangement from singer Sam Moore included a card that read, "You know I always adored and loved you to bits and pieces".
Greater Grace's Bishop Charles Ellis III says he wants all - even the famous - to leave with a "spiritual awakening". Thursday night, a concert in her honor was held in downtown Detroit. "This is not a concert, this is not a show, this is not an awards production".
"I really believe that this.is going to be an eye-opening experience for everybody in the world watching", said gospel artist Marvin Sapp, also among the scheduled performers.
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Lois Frankel, a West Palm Beach Democrat . "He's an honest man and he's going to be the next governor of the state of Florida". Trump welcomed DeSantis's victory in Florida and criticized Gillum, the mayor of Tallahassee, the Florida capital.
He said he hoped to one day collaborate with her in heaven before performing As, a cut from his album Songs in the Key of Life. Her rep told ET, however, that Knight "does not have pancreatic cancer". Since Franklin's death, Owens said a close group she described as "Aretha's angels" have "worked tirelessly" and have been guided by a single question: "What would Aretha want?"