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Aretha Franklin: Queen of Soul's funeral to be held in hometown of Detroit

Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held on 31 August in her hometown of Detroit, her publicist has said.

'She never left': Detroit mourns Aretha Franklin after death of Queen of Soul

Detroit has lost a sister. Their sadness, though, somehow still feels like a celebration.

Stormy Daniels pulled of Celebrity Big Brother after 'row with producers'

Stormy Daniels reportedly pulled out of Celebrity Big Brother after a row with "controlling" producers - amid claims a last-minute custody issue also meant she was unable to appear.

Barry Chuckle funeral: Fans and stars attend service at stadium

Paul Chuckle carried his brother Barry's coffin as close friends and family attended the funeral of the veteran entertainer.

Netflix show Insatiable criticised for suggesting 'bisexuals don't exist'

Netflix show Insatiable criticised for suggesting 'bisexuals don't exist'

Viewers of Netflix's Insatiable have expressed fresh anger on social media after a character suggested bisexual people do not exist.

Which celebrities will be invited to Princess Eugenie's wedding?

Which celebrities will be invited to Princess Eugenie's wedding?

It would have been the society wedding of the year, had Prince Harry not pipped his cousin Eugenie to the post and wed in May.

Zardulu the mythmaker to reveal the pranks she's played on you

Zardulu the mythmaker to reveal the pranks she's played on you

If she's been successful, you've probably never heard of her.

Aretha Franklin's bass player: She was a great person

Aretha Franklin's bass player: She was a great person

Aretha Franklin's bass player has described her as a generous and kind person who was an "icon" in her hometown of Detroit.

Aretha Franklin: 'Divine and unmatched' soul singer dies aged 76

Aretha Franklin: 'Divine and unmatched' soul singer dies aged 76

Tributes have flooded in for "boundary breaking" soul legend Aretha Franklin, who has died aged 76 after suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer.

Aretha Franklin: Soul singer endured tumultuous childhood to conquer the world and demand Respect

Aretha Franklin: Soul singer endured tumultuous childhood to conquer the world and demand Respect

Probably Aretha Franklin's best known song, Respect, was released in 1967 at the height of a tumultuous period in the battle for US civil rights.

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Barry Chuckle funeral: Fans and stars attend service at stadium

Barry Chuckle funeral: Fans and stars attend service at stadium

Paul Chuckle carried his brother Barry's coffin as close friends and family attended the funeral of the veteran entertainer.

Stormy Daniels pulled of Celebrity Big Brother after 'row with producers'

Stormy Daniels pulled of Celebrity Big Brother after 'row with producers'

Stormy Daniels reportedly pulled out of Celebrity Big Brother after a row with "controlling" producers - amid claims a last-minute custody issue also meant she was unable to appear.

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