Fans lined up in droves at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit where Aretha Franklin is lying in state. Four days of events to honor Aretha Franklin will conclude on Friday, Aug. 31 with a private funeral service and celebration at New Bethel Baptist Church with tributes from an all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar, the Clark Sisters, TD Jakes, Ron Isley, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Jennifer Holliday, Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and Cicely Tyson.
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