Aretha Franklin son needs your prayers. When I heard the new break about the Queen of Soul son was severely beaten at a gas station in Motown (Detroit). He was attacked by two men and one woman. I am devastated to hear about this story…it breaks my heart. Let’s send our prayers that the Queen of soul son get well soon and she is holding up. I remember taking a picture with one of her son’s who played in the band during one of her sets in Atlantic City at Trump Plaza…memorable moments. This is such a sad story to me….it makes me tear up!
Eddie Franklin, one of legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin’s sons, was attacked and badly beaten at a gas station in northwest Detroit on Monday night, The Detroit Free Press reported Tuesday.
Franklin family spokeswoman Gwendolyn Quinn said Eddie Franklin, 52, was undergoing emergency surgery after he was attacked and beaten by two men and a woman. Franklin’s condition and which hospital he was taken to were not known. More