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Funeral for Aretha Franklin

Singer Ariana Grande performs at the funeral service for the late singer Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan, August 31, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Ariana Grande performs at the funeral service for the late singer Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan, August 31, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Ariana Grande performs at the funeral service for the late singer Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan, August 31, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Former President Bill Clinton speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former President Bill Clinton speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former President Bill Clinton speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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The casket carrying Aretha Franklin arrives. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The casket carrying Aretha Franklin arrives. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The casket carrying Aretha Franklin arrives. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Paster Charles Ellis begins the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Paster Charles Ellis begins the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Paster Charles Ellis begins the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Smokey Robinson speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Smokey Robinson speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Smokey Robinson speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton embraces Rev Al Sharpton. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton embraces Rev Al Sharpton. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton embraces Rev Al Sharpton. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Former Attorney General Eric Holder speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former Attorney General Eric Holder speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former Attorney General Eric Holder speaks. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Aretha Franklin's family members Jordan, Cristal, Vaughn and Victorie Franklin embrace on the stage. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Aretha Franklin's family members Jordan, Cristal, Vaughn and Victorie Franklin embrace on the stage. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Aretha Franklin's family members Jordan, Cristal, Vaughn and Victorie Franklin embrace on the stage. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Lana Turner waits in line to attend funeral services. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Lana Turner waits in line to attend funeral services. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Lana Turner waits in line to attend funeral services. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
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People pose for photos and walk past over one hundred pink Cadillacs parked outside of the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People pose for photos and walk past over one hundred pink Cadillacs parked outside of the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People pose for photos and walk past over one hundred pink Cadillacs parked outside of the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Singer Chaka Khan performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Chaka Khan performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Chaka Khan performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A woman wears a hat. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman wears a hat. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman wears a hat. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Jennifer Hudson performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Jennifer Hudson performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Jennifer Hudson performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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The casket carrying the late singer Aretha Franklin arrives at the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The casket carrying the late singer Aretha Franklin arrives at the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The casket carrying the late singer Aretha Franklin arrives at the Greater Grace Temple. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Former President Bill Clinton poses with singer Ariana Grande and her boyfriend Pete Davidson. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former President Bill Clinton poses with singer Ariana Grande and her boyfriend Pete Davidson. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Former President Bill Clinton poses with singer Ariana Grande and her boyfriend Pete Davidson. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Chaka Khan arrives. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Chaka Khan arrives. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Chaka Khan arrives. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Singer Faith Hill performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Faith Hill performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Singer Faith Hill performs. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Rev. Jesse Jackson stands with family members. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rev. Jesse Jackson stands with family members. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rev. Jesse Jackson stands with family members. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A Cadillac with Aretha's name on it sits with over 100 other pink Cadillacs. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A Cadillac with Aretha's name on it sits with over 100 other pink Cadillacs. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A Cadillac with Aretha's name on it sits with over 100 other pink Cadillacs. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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The Clark Sisters perform. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The Clark Sisters perform. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The Clark Sisters perform. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A woman holds a banner. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman holds a banner. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman holds a banner. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Members of the general public wait in line hoping to attend funeral services for Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Members of the general public wait in line hoping to attend funeral services for Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Members of the general public wait in line hoping to attend funeral services for Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
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Omarosa Manigault-Newman arrives for the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Omarosa Manigault-Newman arrives for the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Omarosa Manigault-Newman arrives for the funeral service. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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