Gospel artist will be represented in an all star tribute to the late Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. It was recently announced she will be honored at the American Music Awards. According to USA Today, Gladys Knight, Ledisi, and gospel artists Mary Mary, Donnie McClurkin and CeCe Winans will pay tribute to her.
The American Music Awards is set to take place on October 9th and will air live on ABC from the Microsoft Theater. During her career, Aretha Franklin won several AMA’s. In 1976 and 1983 she had the opportunity to host the show. She also gave unforgettable performances on the award show.
Check out some of wins from the AMA's below: