Aretha Franklin

Singer Aretha Franklin performs the national anthem before the Detroit Pistons take on the Los Angeles Lakers in game five of the 2004 NBA Finals on June 15, 2004 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
August 06, 2019 - 6:48 am
The document was discovered in couch cushions after her death.
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Singer Aretha Franklin performs the national anthem before the Detroit Pistons take on the Los Angeles Lakers in game five of the 2004 NBA Finals on June 15, 2004 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
August 03, 2019 - 2:17 pm
If you ever wanted to live like the "Queen of Soul," here's your chance.
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Aretha Franklin performs
FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the world premiere of "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives" at Radio City Music Hall, during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
July 23, 2019 - 7:51 pm
Her estate could be worth millions.
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Aretha Franklin
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June 18, 2019 - 7:33 am
At issue: A handwritten will found underneath couch cushions.
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ARCHIVO - Aretha Franklin durante su presentación en la 85a iluminación del árbol de navidad de la Bolsa de Nueva York en Nueva York en una fotografía de archivo del 4 de diciembre de 2008. Tres testamentos escritos a mano por Franklin fueron encontrados recientemente en su casa, dijo un abogado de sus herederos el lunes 20 de mayo de 2019. (Foto AP/Mary Altaffer, archivo)
May 21, 2019 - 8:17 pm
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The discovery of handwritten wills in the home of the late Aretha Franklin could ignite a dispute among family members about the estate of the "Queen of Soul." She died last August without a formal document to guide her sons about her music, property and other assets. But the...
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Jacquie Cadorette
May 21, 2019 - 9:45 am
Months after the passing of the iconic Aretha Franklin, three handwritten wills were found in her home – one under a few seat cushions. When Franklin succumbed to the effects of her pancreatic cancer in August, the family revealed that she had left no will behind. Now, after locating a key to a...
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FILE - In this March 13, 1972 file photo, Aretha Franklin holds her Grammy Award for Best Rhythm and Blue performance of the song "Bridge Over Troubled Waters," in New York (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff, File)
May 20, 2019 - 6:53 pm
One was found under cushions in the living room.
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May 17, 2019 - 2:04 pm
No more Chene Park, it’s Aretha’s now.
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n this April 19, 2017, file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the world premiere of "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives" during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York. Franklin is still getting R.E.S.P.E.C.T. after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday, April 15, 2019, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honor was first awarded in 1930. Franklin, 76, died at her home in Detroit on Aug. 16, 2018. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
April 15, 2019 - 3:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin is still getting R-E-S-P-E-C-T after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honor was first awarded in 1930. The Pulitzer board said the award...
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Aretha Franklin performs
FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the world premiere of "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives" at Radio City Music Hall, during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
March 25, 2019 - 8:33 am
The movie, overseen by famed, Oscar-winning director Sydney Pollack, captures an electrifying two-day gospel session.
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