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Farewell Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul

View this post on Instagram 🙏🏾 A post shared by Lola Adesioye (@lolaadesioye) on Aug 17, 2018 at 4:58pm PDT

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Thank you, Ms Franklin

View this post on Instagram Thank you, Ms Aretha. You gave us so much, and we will forever love, remember and be inspired by you. 🙏🏾❤️ #arethafranklin #thegreatest A post shared by Lola Adesioye (@lolaadesioye) on Aug 16, 2018 at 8:24am PDT

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RIP Aretha Franklin, Soul Legend

View this post on Instagram So thankful for being able to talk about my love for Aretha Franklin on air with Sky News this morning. Many of us have never known music without Aretha. As a singer, she was the ultimate with that inimitable voice. She WAS soul. Rest well, Queen. ❤️❤️❤️ A post shared […]

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Mandela Day 2018

View this post on Instagram Today we remember one of the greatest people to have ever lived. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, aka Madiba, born July 18, 1918 in Mvezo, South Africa. He would have been 100 years old today. A freedom fighter. A warrior for justice. An advocate. A voice for the voiceless. A man who […]

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Lola’s Book Club: The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela