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The world mourned the loss of Aretha Franklin, who passed away on August 16th aged 76.
Yet, with a life and legacy as prolific as hers, a mammoth celebration was always on the cards.
And the GRAMMY body are at the helm.
For, on January 13th, a special – aptly christened ‘Aretha! A GRAMMY Celebration For The Queen Of Soul’ – is set to be taped.
And an all-star line-up of performers have been announced to honor the music royal.
Head below for details…
In a statement issued moments ago, it was revealed that Tyler Perry will serve as host of the show, which’ll be taking place at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Performers on the bill will blend known, new, and altogether potent name
Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Patti LaBelle, and BeBe Winans, YolandaAdams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia Cara, Kelly Clarkson, Common, Brandi Carlile, Chloe X Halle, H.E.R., Janelle Monáe, and SZA.
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