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More than 2,500 family members and friends paid their final respects to Kim Porter during her homegoing service on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Cascade Hills Church in Columbus, Georgia. The service was officiated by Bishop Noel Jones, who also delivered the eulogy. Sean “Diddy” Combs, the father of three of Porter’s children, arrived shortly after 11…

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Ariana Grande was involved in several controversial moments during Friday’s homegoing celebration for Aretha Franklin. Grande performed “Natural Woman,” which received great reviews at the service and on social media. However, Grande also was chided because of her attire. During the service, the pop star wore a short black dress that some on social media viewed…

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Aretha Franklin represented the essence of soul, glamour and prestige during her life and career. So it was fitting that Franklin’s casket represent a touch of royalty during her homegoing service. Here are five things to know about Aretha Franklin’s amazing casket. Name and origin Franklin was laid to rest in a Z94 Promethean bronze casket. The…

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The homegoing service for Aretha Franklin surpassed all expectations. For nearly nine hours, family members, friends, celebrities, politicians, members of the clergy, and fans honored the “Queen of Soul.” Held at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, the service began shortly after 10 a.m. and concluded just before 7 p.m. Memorable moments included a sea of…

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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian headed to Oklahoma this weekend with their 2-month-old bundle of joy, North “Nori” West, for the home going ceremony of the rapper’s late grandfather, Portwood Williams. “They brought North to meet some of the family members in attendance,” an insider revealed. “And pointed out that, Kanye’s mother, Dr. Donda West, is also buried there.”…

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