Faith Hill To Perform At Aretha Franklin's Funeral

Faith Hill and a number of other powerful voices will be honouring the Queen of Soul on Aug. 31, as Aretha Franklin is laid to rest in her hometown Detroit.

While Hill will be representing country music at the funeral, other notable acts for the service – restricted to friends and family – will include Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, The Clark Sisters, Jennifer Holliday, Marvin Sapp, Jennifer Hudson, and Fantasia, according to Detroit Free Press.

Before the funeral, a public, two-day open casket viewing is set to take place at the city’s Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. 

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Hill, who has cited the iconic singer as large influence, previously collaborated with Franklin in 2011 in a duet "A Woman Falling Out Of Love."

Franklin died on Aug. 16 at the age of 76 after losing her battle with pancreatic cancer. 

Original article by Katrina Nattress at iHeartRadio