The publicist for Aretha Franklin says the legendary singer and songwriter died Thursday at her home in Detroit.

You can listen to Aretha all night long tonight at Golden Eagle

Restaurant’s playlist will be dedicated to Aretha Franklin 

The Queen of Soul is gone, but her voice lives on. 

This evening, restaurant and cocktail lounge Golden Eagle in Reynoldstown will celebrate Aretha Franklin and her legacy with an all-Aretha playlist. Gather with fellow fans to hear songs like “Respect,” “Amazing Grace” and “[You Make Me Feel Like] A Natural Woman” belted out from her singular voice. 

The All Aretha, All Night tribute starts at 5 p.m. and ends at midnight. 

Golden Eagle, 904 Memorial Drive, Atlanta. 404-963-1703,


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Ligaya Figueras
Ligaya Figueras
Ligaya Figueras joined the AJC as its food and dining editor in 2015.