UPDATED: 8/16/18 11:13 am ET - adds links

Aretha Franklin, touchstone voice of the Motor City, dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, the queen of soul whose voice and music became a touchstone of the Motor City's car culture and Detroit 3 marketing efforts, died Thursday. The Memphis-born singer and longtime resident of the Detroit area was 76.

UPDATED: 8/16/18 11:13 am ET - adds links
Aretha Franklin, touchstone voice of the Motor City, dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, the queen of soul whose voice and music became a touchstone of the Motor City's car culture and Detroit 3 marketing efforts, died Thursday. The Memphis-born singer and longtime resident of the Detroit area was 76.

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