Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson among speakers at Aretha Franklin's funeral

Bill Clinton and Smokey Robinson

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Jesse Jackson and Cicely Tyson will be among the speakers at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week in Detroit.

Franklin died August 16 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76.

President Bill Clinton and Aretha Franklin in 2017.

According to a performers list, obtained by TMZ, Ron Isley, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jenifer Lewis, Stevie Wonder, Yolanda Adams, Fantasia and Angie Stone will also hit the stage, alongside members of the soul legend's family, while sources reveal Nation of Islam leader Dr. Lewis Farrakhan is attending as a guest.

An all-star line up will be gathering at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit next week to pay more than a little respect to legendary singer Aretha Franklin. He is pastor of Salem Baptist Church in Atlanta.

Franklin was also the top album seller in the USA through the weekend, selling more than 45,000 total copies, led by the compilation 30 Greatest Hits, originally released in 1987, and followed by the 1972 live gospel album Amazing Grace.

Note: While there could be some crossover, the performers named for the funeral service are distinct from the lineup that will play the just-announced Chene Park tribute show on August 30.

Read the full list of performers for each service below (via Vulture), beneath a 1971 Franklin show from the Paste archives.

Chaka Khan performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tribute concert honoring Aretha Franklin during the 16th American Music Masters Tribute in 2011.

The funeral will be private, but may have some limited public seating.

The Celebration of Life will take place Friday, Aug. 31, at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit. "His eulogy of Franklin, titled "A Good Soldier", documented his many contributions to the civil rights movement".

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