Aretha Franklin, who died, at the age of 76, on August 16, will be laid to rest today at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan. Former President Bill Clinton, Motown icon Smokey Robinson, and the Reverend Jesse Jackson will all speak at Franklin's funeral; Ariana Grande and Stevie wonder will perform at the service.
You can watch the funeral, which begins at 10 AM EST, live via USA Today at the top of this page. Check out our guide to Franklin's music here, and read Kaila Philo's essay, "Aretha Franklin's Sketch of Black Femininity," right here.
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