US President Donald Trump praised iconic singer Aretha Franklin during a Cabinet meeting on Thursday in Washington DC. Trump said, «I want to begin today by expressing my condolences to the family of a person I knew well. She worked for me on numerous occasions. She was terrific, Aretha Franklin, on her passing. She brought joy to millions of lives and her extraordinary legacy will thrive and... Еще inspire many generations to come. She was given a great gift from God, her voice, and she used to well. People loved Aretha. She was a special woman. So just want to pass on my warmest best wishes and sympathies to her family.» The legendary singer known as the Queen of Soul died in her home in Detroit at 76.