Aretha Franklin's home visit on Friday at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit was not without its surprises or moments that made people talk.
Here are a few:
Cicely Tyson's Hat
While Aretha might have been famous for her hats, especially those she attended the inauguration of President Barack Obama, Emmy-winning actress Cicely Tyson, 93, stole the show in her oversized black floppy hat. Twitter (19659010) More: Cicely Tyson's giant hat revolves around Aretha Franklin's funeral
Cicely Tyson wore a large, tousled hat at Aretha Franklin's funeral.
Waters Gives the "Wakanda Greeting"
Bishop Charles Ellis II. Has the Californian during the service Congressman has appreciated how it came under attack, apparently recalling President Trump's Twitter attacks on the Democrats.
Waters got up and crossed her arms in "Wakanda Forever!" Salute made famous in the Marvel movie "Black Panther". Twitter is crazy about "Aunt Maxine".
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U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters got up and gave the & # 39; Wakanda Forever & # 39; Greetings during the funeral service for the Queen of the Soul. (31st of August)
Sharpton Summons President Trump
Trump unleashed a backlash on August 23 when he put Franklin's death in a press center and said Franklin "worked"
"I would like to begin today by offering my condolences to the family of a person whom I knew well, and she has worked for me on numerous occasions, she was great – Aretha Franklin – on her death, bringing joy to millions of people Life and her extraordinary legacy will delight and inspire many generations to come. She got a great gift from God – her voice, and she used it very well. People loved Aretha. She was a special woman. So only my warmest ones want to pass on the best Wishes and sympathies for her family, "he said.
Sharpton responded to Trump's comments on Friday.
"When the news came that Ms. Franklin had left, Trump said," She used to work for me earlier. "Sharpton said," No, she played for you. She has worked for us. "
Sharpton received a standing ovation.
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Who does not know Ariana Grande?
When pop singer Ariane Grande finished Franklin's funeral "You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman", Bishop Charles Ellis got her on the podium.
Ariana Grande plays a musical tribute during the funeral for the late Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday, August 31, 2018. (Photo: Ryan Garza, Detroit Free Press)
Ellis said when he first heard her name a Looking at the program, he thought Ariane Grande was something new at Taco Bell.
Grande is currently ranked No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 card
A bishop at Aretha Franklin's funeral bishop after her performance dad jokes for Ariana Grande.
Clinton's Gritty Voice
Former President Bill Clinton, a self-confessed Aretha Franklin groupie, raved during his 12-minute speech in the Friday service.
But Twitter noticed that his voice was shaky and wondered if it was the stress of the moment or something else.
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Aretha, King of the Soul?
One of the bigger huhs? On duty came Governor of Michigan, Rick Snyder, who praised Aretha Franklin as King [Soul]
He praised Franklin for his defense of women's rights.
"And that's why we call her the king of the soul," he said in a seeming curse.
Aretha Franklin Park
The mayor of Detroit Mike Duggan got the ball rolling in today's service announcing that the city plans to rename Chene Park for Aretha Franklin.
Aretha Franklin Park is a fitting homage, said the mayor, because the singer loved the Detroit River.
A tribute concert to Aretha Franklin was
What is my line?
R & B legend Chaka Khan, also known as the Queen of Funk, played a rousing version of "Going Up Yonder".
But apparently she had problems with the lyrics, which seemed to be glued to the back of a purple fan she wore throughout the number.
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