(CNN) — An all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin’s funeral next week.

The funeral is set to take place on August 31 at 10 a.m. ET at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit. Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Jennifer Holliday and Franklin’s son, Edward Franklin.

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Aretha Franklin performs on the opening night of a run of shows at the Aladdin Wednesday June 21, 1978, in Las Vegas.

Public viewings will be held August 28 and 29 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, the singer’s publicist, Gwendolyn Quinn, previously told CNN.

The legendary soul singer died last week after a battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 76.

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Holliday told CNN last week that she “idolized” Franklin her “whole life.”

“She was always just very supportive and very, very thoughtful,” Holliday said.

Music producer Clive Davis is planning a tribute concert to honor the singer that will take place in November at Madison Square Garden.

CNN’s Steve Forrest contributed to this story.

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