Seen In Detroit: Tribute to The QueenDetroiters - and fans all over the world - have been celebrating the life of Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin this week. Her words and her music impacted so many, and we're featuring snaps from all over that are honoring the unrepeatable Aretha.
A Final Farewell To Aretha Franklin, Homegoing To Fuse Spirit With Star PowerAretha Franklin's body has arrived at a Detroit church where her funeral is being held Friday.
The Latest: Franklin Dressed In Rose Gold For Church Viewing, Homegoing A Celebration Of Black CultureThe Latest on a viewing of Aretha Franklin Thursday at the church where her father preached and she started singing gospel:
Latest: Aretha Franklin's Viewing, Body Moved From The Charles H. Wright MuseumAretha Franklin's body has been transported from a Detroit museum that hosted two days of public viewings of the Queen of Soul, the next step in a journey leading up to her funeral on Friday.
The Latest: Aretha Franklin Dressed In Blue For Last Public ViewingPeople are continuing to stream in for a second day to pay their respects to Aretha Franklin as she laid in repose in the rotunda of Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
Latest: Fans Mourn Aretha Franklin At Public Viewing, Sorority Hosts Packed TributeThe regal presence Aretha Franklin exuded in life was captured at her viewing on Tuesday, with the late Queen of Soul in a gold-plated casket.
Latest: Aretha Franklin's Public Viewing, Fans Mourn At The Charles H. Wright MuseumThe hearse that brought Aretha Franklin's body to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit on Tuesday has historical significance.
Latest: 100s Line Up To Pay Respects To The Queen, Charles H. Wright Museum Hosts Public ViewingHundreds of people are lining up to pay their final respects to Aretha Franklin.
5 Events to Celebrate Aretha Franklin's Legacy This Week In DetroitThe city of Metro Detroit will be taken over by the memory of the Queen of Soul all this week. Fans and mourners will celebrate Aretha Franklin's life with four days of events.
Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson To Speak At Franklin FuneralFormer President Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Cicely Tyson will be among the speakers at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week.
Latest: Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Jennifer Hudson Among Performers Set For Aretha Franklin's FuneralStevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson, Yolanda Adams and Jennifer Holliday will be among those performing at Aretha Franklin's funeral, a source with knowledge of the planning tells CNN.
Report: Aretha Franklin Had No Will Or Trust At The Time Of Her DeathWhen legendary singer Aretha Franklin died, she did not have a will or trust. Her four sons have filed a document listing themselves as interested parties, reports say.
Aretha Franklin's Music Tops The Charts Following Her DeathAretha Franklin's music quickly climbed the iTunes' charts following her death on Thursday.
Latest: Aretha Franklin Remembered, Funeral Arrangements SetAretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 31 in her hometown of Detroit.
Detroit Residents Remember Aretha Franklin, Impact On CityTo the rest of the world, she was the "Queen of Soul" — a woman whose strong and soulful voice could effortlessly jump multiple octaves whether belting out tear-jerking ballads or jump-and-shout gospel.