She provided the sound track for out party lives, when we fell in love, when we were betrayed in love, and when we went to church to tell God about all of the above. She wasn't just a singer, songwriter, and musician par excellence. Ms. Franklin supported the civil rights movement and our iconic leaders, including ML King Jr. and Malcolm X. So, it's no wonder her homegoing services lasted for days. No wonder the band at Buckingham Palace played Respect on the day of her funeral. Queen of Soul.