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    • Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, dies at 76

      Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, dies at 76

      At the age of 76 the musical phenomenon Aretha Franklin, whose incomparable talent and impassioned, riveting voice made her a titan of American music, died of pancreatic cancer on Thursday, her family confirmed. By the time of her death she was surrounded by closest friends and family members at her home in Detroit, who all gathered to say goodbye to her after few days earlier news of her ailing health broke.

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