Legendary singer Aretha Franklin has sadly passed away at the age of 76.

Known for her iconic hits such as Respect(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman and Spanish Harlem, Franklin’s passing has been confirmed..
TMZ report she was surrounded by friends and family when she died…
The iconic soul-singer, who became the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987, had turned 76 last March. In 2010 she was diagnosed with cancer and had been battling the illness since.