• Aretha Franklin reduces Barack Obama to tears with moving tribute

    Singing superstar Aretha Franklin reduced Barack Obama to tears when she performed her hit A Natural Women at the Kennedy Center Honors, which took place in Washington D.C. The president was seen wiping away tears as the singer performed the song in honour of Carole King, one of the 2015 Kennedy Center honourees. During the TV airing of the awards ceremony, which took place on 6 December, the president is seen getting emotional as the soul singer begins to perform one of her most famous hits. The singer matched her incredible performance with an equally stunning outfit. The 73-year-old looked

  • Jordin Sparks and Tony Bennett lead celebrity tributes to Natalie Cole

    Since her passing on Thursday, celebrities have been paying tribute to singer Natalie Cole, 65. The daughter of Nat ‘King’ Cole, who best known for her songs Unforgettable, a duet with her father, Inseparable and This Will Be, passed away in Los Angeles due to a compilation of on-going health issues. American singer Jordin Sparks was one of the first to pay her respects to the late star. Taking to her Instagram page the Battlefield singer wrote: "I am so sad to hear about Natalie Cole’s passing… She was always so kind & exuded so much grace. Rest in everlasting