Supporters from all around took to social media after word spread on Monday (August 13) that Aretha Franklin had fallen "gravely ill" in Detroit. Stars like Mariah Carey, Chance the Rapper, Lin-Manuel Miranda and more hopped on their accounts to share their prayers for the Queen of Soul, propelling Franklin to the list of top trending topics on Twitter.
As per the latest update on Tuesday, Franklin is currently in hospice at her home in Detroit, with Showbiz 411's Roger Friedman telling CNN that she's currently surrounded by family and loves ones. Thankfully, that kind of support has also extended to social media. Scroll on below to see who else has sent positive prayers to the Queen of Soul in her time of need.
Adding my prayer to the galaxy of prayers for Aretha today https://t.co/DsG1ccqKnC— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) August 13, 2018
Like people all around the world, Hillary and I are thinking about Aretha Franklin tonight & listening to her music that has been such an important part of our lives the last 50 years. We hope you’ll lift her up by listening and sharing her songs that have meant the most to you.— Bill Clinton (@BillClinton) August 14, 2018
Love and prayers for Aretha Franklin. The most soulful angelic voice that ever was. You are the queen and we love you. ❤️— Sheryl Crow (@SherylCrow) August 14, 2018
My thoughts, my heart and my prayers are with Aretha Franklin, the greatest singer of all time, and all of her loved ones right now. ❤— Patti LaBelle (@MsPattiPatti) August 14, 2018
Before we go to sleep, let’s offer a thought or a prayer, for @ArethaFranklin. Truly one of the most magnificent voices and artists to grace us. Ever.— Wayne Brady (@WayneBrady) August 14, 2018
Prayers going up for the Queen of Soul tonight. Music just wouldn’t be same if not for Aretha Franklin. pic.twitter.com/oHHO5Kvfah— Jackée Harry (@JackeeHarry) August 13, 2018
Praying for Aretha!!!!!!!— Andy Cohen (@Andy) August 13, 2018
My prayers are with Aretha Franklin & her family during this difficult time 🙏🏾 LOOK BELOW @ what I tweeted at the top of the year we MUST CELEBRATE the Living Legends while they are here to see it. So many have given us decades of Timeless music...❤️ https://t.co/VVacLxcMSI— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) August 13, 2018
Praying for Aretha Franklin and her family right now! ❤️🙏🏽— Ciara (@ciara) August 13, 2018
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