Gospel Music Association Official Statement on the Passing of Aretha Franklin

By August 16, 2018 News

“The Gospel Music community is deeply saddened by the loss of Aretha Franklin. Aretha’s Gospel roots influenced music in the church and around the world. We are honored to have inducted her into the Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in 2012 and will forever celebrate her legacy and global impact.”


Jackie Patillo, President & Executive Director
Gospel Music Association