Transcript for Aretha Franklin Remembers Nelson Mandela
people around the world remembering nelson mandela tonight including the queen of soul,a aretha franklin. She shared the stage with mandela at a rally to celebrate his release from prison. I spoke with her tonight. ♪ Mr. Mandela ♪ it was tremendous. It was a lot of excitement. Electricity in the air. And he was truly one of the great great heroes of our time. When we were in prison, we appreciated and listened to the sound. His spirit and his ideals and his heart and soul could not be imprisoned. If you were going to perform a tribute song to him now, do you know what it would be? Respect. No question about it. Respect. ♪ no question about it.
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