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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Aretha pays tribute to Whitney in Charlotte performance

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin paid tribute to her goddaughter Whitney Houston during a private concert at Charlotte's McGlohon Theatre on Feb. 13, 2012. Franklin, who appeared as a part of the Music with Friends series, performed here just two days after the death of Houston, who was found unconscious in a hotel bathtub. The cause of death is still pending a toxicology report.

During the show, Franklin sang "I Will Always Love You."

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