Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul is retiring to spend time with her family

Friday, 10 February 2017 - 9:54

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Soul legend Aretha Franklin says she plans to retire from music to spend more time with her grandchildren.

The 74-year-old said she would record one final album with Stevie Wonder before stepping out of the limelight.

One of the most distinctive voices in popular music, she is known for hits including Respect and Dr Feelgood.