Tuesday, 25 March 2014 - 20:30
Aretha Franklin turns 72 today.
Aretha Franklin turns 72 today. The Soul singer celebrated her 72nd birthday with a star-studded party in New York over the weekend.
The Respect hit-maker started her Saturday, on the 22nd of March, by taking in Denzel Washington's Broadway play A Raisin in the Sun, before heading to the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, where she was joined by the Training Day actor, alongside rapper Andre 3000, singer and producer Babyface and record executive Clive Davis for a private bash.
During the event, she also revealed some news about her new album, saying, "Babyface” is working on the tracks.