Aretha Franklin Gravely Ill, Visited By Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson

According to a report by Reuters, legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin has fallen gravely ill, and has been visited at her Detroit-area home by fellow recording artist Stevie Wonder, US civil rights leader Jesse Jackson and her ex-husband Glynn Turman. At the age of 76, Franklin became known as the ‘Queen of Soul’ in a career that has spanned over 50 years. Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn said that Franklin is currently under hospice care at her home, but dexlined to discuss Franklin’s ailment. Watch video for more details.