WWE remembered Aretha Franklin today after she passed away at the age of 76. Franklin sang "America The Beautiful" at WrestleMania 3 and WrestleMania 23. Below is WWE's statement on her passing
Aretha Franklin passes away
WWE is saddened to learn that legendary singer and songwriter Aretha Franklin has passed away.
The multi-time Grammy Award winner performed a rousing rendition of "America the Beautiful" at WrestleMania III and again at WrestleMania 23.
WWE extends its condolences to her family, friends and fans.
Below is the tweet which includes a video.
WWE is saddened to learn that legendary singer and songwriter Aretha Franklin, who performed "America the Beautiful" at WrestleMania III, has passed away. https://t.co/XSFbl6t3Qi— WWE (@WWE) August 16, 2018