SHOCK REPORT: Aretha Franklin Is ALLEGEDLY 'CLOSE TO DEATH' . . . Dying Of 'CANCER' . . . According To New Report!!


The hashtag #ArethaFranklin is currently trending on Twitter - and it's not for a good reason. There's a new online report which claims that the 75-year-old singing icon is in BAD SHAPE and may pass very soon.

The report, which comes from the website Fameolous Daily, claims that Aretha Franklin suffers from fatal cancer. The report also claims that her celebrity friends and colleagues in the music industry are at the hospital to bid their farewells to the Queen of Soul.

Aretha has been battling cancer for a while now. Last year, the I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You) singer told fans that she had a recent cancer diagnosis. At the time, Aretha claimed she was "cancer free."