Singers, producers and record labels in the dance music community have taken to social media to express their condolences.
Check out some of the tributes from artists below.
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R.I.P to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. One of the greatest vocalists of all-time... Your music will live on forever. --✨ pic.twitter.com/42qCDgtycd
— Defected Records (@DefectedRecords) August 16, 2018