News

VIDEO: Watch How The British Royal Family Paid Tribute To The ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin

access bank kuulpeeps ad

Today, the funeral of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin who died this month is being held in the American city of Detriot.

She grew up in the city and she paid tribute to Detriot a countless number of times as her career took her to a lot of high places.

She said once in an interview that her father, who was once a pastor in the same church that said she would sing for Kings and Queens.

That became true. Aretha, nicknamed the Queen of Soul, went on to sing for the high and mighty in the society while still paying her due to humble beginnings.

See Also: Photos: Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin Lies In State In A Gold-Plated Coffin

As her final funeral rite is being held, the British Monarchy paid a special tribute to the Queen of Soul.

As it’s a normal occurrence on the grounds of the Buckingham Palace, the Changing of the Guard is held, ostensibly to bring new guards to take up positions and retire their colleagues to rest their legs.

A military ceremony is held for the changing of the guard.

Normally the band plays normal tunes as the new guards march in to take up positions.

Today’s Changing of the Guard ceremony had more soul.

The Band of the Welsh Guards, famous for their red tunics and bearskin, performed a tribute to Aretha Franklin during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace this morning.

The Welsh Guards played a version of Aretha Franklin’s 1967 hit “R-E-S-P-E-C-T”.

Enjoy the original below:

RIP Aretha…

If you have a story you want to share with Kuulpeeps and the world, please do hit us up on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

 

dano milk kuulpeeps ad

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The Latest

Kuulpeeps is a social news, lifestyle and entertainment brand for the young Ghanaian. Kuulpeeps is leading millennials through the journey of discovering news, engaging with content and interacting with one another through the use of tailored content platforms, social media executions and new media.

What started primarily as a campus focused site is growing into a media brand focused on satisfying the curiosity of young people across different geographic locations and lifestyles. Kuulpeeps seeks to be the leading content brand for youth interaction in Ghana and beyond.

Contact:

For sales inquiries: sales@kuulpeeps.com

To submit your articles or inquiries/reports to the editor: editor@kuulpeeps.com

To provide any other feedback: feedback@kuulpeeps.com

Copyright © 2019 Kuulpeeps.

To Top