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Aretha Franklin Announces Retirement!

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The R&B/Soul Diva we all know as Aretha Franklin is calling it quits!
During an interview with a local Detroit TV station, the 74 year old says she will create one more album with records produced with Stevie Wonder, nonetheless she will eventually retire.
“This will be my last year. I will be recording, but this will be my last year in concert. This is it. I feel very, very enriched and satisfied with respect to where my career came from, and where it is now”

We will definitely miss music from Aretha Franklin! 

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