Beyonce And Jay-Z's Concert Tribute To Aretha Franklin Is Breaking Fans Down Into Tears...

Beyonce And Jay-Z's Concert Tribute To Aretha Franklin Is Breaking Fans Down Into Tears...

“We love you and thank you.”

Published August 14th

During the Detroit stop of the On The Run II tour, Beyoncé and Jay-Z dedicated their show to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, amid reports of her being “gravely ill.”

  1. DJ Khaled opened the show by playing a snippet of Franklin’s classic anthem, “Respect,” and sent out his love and prayers
  2. According to fans, Beyoncé had touching sentiments of her own when she hit the stage, “This show is dedicated to Aretha Franklin. We love you and thank you. We’re with you.”
  3. Fans also expressed their love and support.
  4. Franklin is currently being hospitalized in the birthplace of Motown.

Written by Mya Abraham

(Photos from left: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images For Parkwood Entertainment, Katherine Frey/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

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