Aretha Franklin Steals The Show While Performing "Natural Women" At The Kennedy Center
|Aretha Shuts The Kennedy Center Down !|
|Aretha Franklin Performing|
At The Kennedy Center
Franklin blew kisses in the air in a full-length fur coat and glimmering earrings, sparkling clutch in hand. Audience reactions were predictably awed: Barack Obama seemed to tear up before Franklin even got to the chorus, and an ecstatic-looking King sang along.
Strutting onto the stage wearing a full-length fur coat and carrying
|"The Queen Of Soul "Aretha Franklin|
Franklin hadn’t even gotten through the first verse before President Barack Obama started wiping tears from his eyes.
Eventually, the legendary diva ditched the piano – and the fur coat – to stand center stage.
By then it was hard to know what was more entertaining: Franklin herself, or watching her enthralled audience, which included Gina Rodriguez, Viola Davis, Rosie Perez, and, most notably, King.