Aretha Franklin is “seriously ill”, an anonymous source confirms to the Associated Press.
Franklin, 76, has cancelled concerts earlier this year due to health concerns. She was ordered by doctors to rest.
Friends of the singer have taken to Twitter to confirm the news:
Spoke with close friend of Aretha Franklin and family. Iconic singer not doing well.
— Harry Hairston (@harryhairston) August 13, 2018
— Local 4 WDIV Detroit (@Local4News) August 13, 2018