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Aretha Franklin performs at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Joe Vaughn for Time
Aretha Franklin and Bebe Winans perform with a choir at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 10 in Los Angeles
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson, Julian Bond, and Aretha Franklin