Things aren't looking good for legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin according to reports.

The 76-year-old is said to be surrounded by family and friends in a Detroit-area hospital, according to the entertainment website Showbiz 411.

The family is asking for prayers and privacy.

The "Queen of Soul" has dealt with numerous health issues over recent years, including a cancer diagnosis in 2010.

She announced her retirement from performing in 2017.

The news of Franklin's condition is currently trending on social media as fellow celebs are offering support for the ailing singer.


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