The queen of soul, Ms. Aretha Franklin, will retiring at the end of this year!
According to sources, Aretha has decided to retire touring after she releases her new album she is currently working on. Her album is set to release in September. It is produced by Stevie Wonder with possible features from Kirk Franklin and Lionel Richie.
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Aretha Franklin: "I'm retiring!" After more than 50 years in the music business, The Queen of Soul just called me and told me she is retiring at the end of this year. 2017 will be her last year touring. She's retiring to spend more time with her grandchildren. She's working on a new album now. Stevie Wonder is producing several tracks along with some other big names. The new album will be released in September. More on my conversation with Ms. Franklin on @local4news at 5pm.