Aretha Franklin’s Memorial Has 24 Acts Lined Up — Including Gladys Knight , Ron Isley , Angie Stone and Johnny Gill

Aretha Franklin’s memorial takes place next Thursday and according to TMZ, 24 acts are set to take the stage.

The Four Tops
Gladys Knight
Johnny Gill
Ron Isley
Kiki Sheard
Kurt Carr
Jean Carne
Doug Carn
Ronnie McNeir
L.J. Reynolds
Tasha Page-Lockhart
Dee Dee Bridgewater
Dr. Bobby Jones
Jenifer Lewis
George Faison
Angie Stone
Raheem DeVaughn
Gracie Franklin
Eddie Franklin
Victorie Franklin
Santita Jackson
Ralphe Armstrong Band
Kern Brantley Band

The memorial will be held at the Chene Park Amphitheatre in Detroit on August 30.

The slated performances, as of now, can be acoustic, track or with the Aretha Franklin combined band.

 

” Love Jones ” The Musical is on the way – Starring Musiq Soulchild , Chrisette Michele and more 😍

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A stage rendition of the classic romantic drama ‘Love Jones’ is headed our way.

While our beloved Nia Long and Larenz Tate won’t be reprising their theatrical roles in this production, the cast is comprised of Musiq Soulchild, Chrisette Michelle, Marsha Ambrosius, Dave Hollister and Raheem DeVaughn.

Theodore Witcher who wrote and directed the theatrical version is also responsible for writing this musical .

MC Lyte made the announcement via Instagram. Check out all the details below.

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