Mourners including Bill Clinton, Whoopi Goldberg and Stevie Wonder have arrived for the funeral of Aretha Franklin.
The body of Aretha Franklin has arrived at a Detroit church for her funeral service.
A former president and award-winning musicians such as Stevie Wonder and Ariana Grande will pay tribute to Aretha Franklin as the Queen of Soul’s funeral takes place in the US.
Taylor Swift has honoured Aretha Franklin with a moment of silence during a concert in the Queen of Soul’s home town.
The regal presence Aretha Franklin exuded in life is being captured at the viewing of her body, with the late Queen of Soul in a gold-plated coffin and dressed in a red gown and high heels, proving she was a “diva to the end”.
Bouncing back from the brink of bankruptcy, America’s Motor City is roaring into action. Jez Smadja discovers a hip new city break destination Standing on the freshly clipped lawn outside Motown's first recording studio, an Arts and Crafts-style house on West Grand Boulevard in Midtown Detroit, I feel like a pilgrim who's just disembarked in the Holy Land.
Volkswagen has unveiled a new five-seater midsize SUV concept car at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.