Aretha Franklin speaks out amid death rumours
After a false report from a fake Aretha Franklin twitter account reported her death, Aretha has responded telling fans that she is alive and doing well.
The 75 year old singer responded to the rumours by addressing the fact that she has recently lost weight, but says tests have come back with generally good news.
The fake tweet gained considerable attention, and the hashtag #RIPArethaFranklin became a trending topic on Twitter Tuesday morning.
The Tweet sent twitter into a frenzy with fans hoping the story was not true, and fans have now expressed relief to Aretha Franklin's statement.