Ariana Grande Set to Perform at Aretha Franklin’s Funeral

The singer joins a packed roster of superstar singers set to send off the Queen of Soul.

Ariana Grande has been added to the list of superstar entertainers set to send off the late Aretha Franklin at her funeral Friday, August 31.

The pop sensation joins a packed roster of singers including Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Pastor Shirley Caesar, and The Clark Sisters among others.

Grande delivered an emotional tribute performance of “Natural Woman” on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon with The Roots the day Franklin died (August 16).


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