Alicia, Beyonce and other world stars who worshipped Aretha Franklin

Alicia Keys, Aretha Franklin, Beyonce Symbol copyright Getty Photographs Image caption Alicia Keys and Beyonce paid tribute to Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin’s affect on song was profound during her lifetime, and because her loss of life, pop stars had been starting up about the approach the Queen of Soul formed them as performers.

On Thursday, Alicia Keys and Ariana Grande both carried out renditions of (You Are Making Me Feel Like) A Natural Girl all over radio and tv interviews.

Keys instructed Nicki Minaj whilst appearing on her radio show: “She’s so special.

“She was capable of touch so many people, divinely – she touched me.”

Follow us on Facebook, on Twitter @BBCNewsEnts, or on Instagram at bbcnewsents. for those who have a story suggestion email

, , , ,