June 05, 2017

Aretha Franklin to perform at The Mann Center summer 2017

50 years ago, 'Respect' became a chart-topper

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, will perform in Philadelphia this summer. The Grammy Award-winning singer will be at The Mann Center on Saturday, Aug. 26.

A few of her chart-topping hits include "Respect," "I Say a Little Prayer" and "Son of a Preacher Man."

Fifty years ago, "Respect" became Franklin's first pop chart-topper.

Tickets to her Philly performance will go on sale Friday, June 9, beginning at 10 a.m.

Franklin has a list of accomplishments, including being the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and being awarded The Presidential Medal of Freedom.


Aretha Franklin at The Mann

Saturday, Aug. 26
8 p.m.
| $59.50-$129.50
The Mann Center
5201 Parkside Ave.