Jenifer Lewis performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit, Michigan Credit: Geoffrey Black

The “A People’s Tribute to the Queen” Aretha Franklin concert held Thursday night at Detroit’s Chene Park Amphitheatre was the ultimate experience for fans of the “Natural Woman,” with over 30 artists taking the stage to pay homage to the icon.

Several singers, dancers, actors and community leaders showed up and showed out for the Queen of Soul, including Raheem DeVaughn, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Tyler Perry, Angie Stone, chorographer Lisa McCall, Johnny Gill, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Judge Greg Mathis, Jenifer Lewis, Regina Belle and several others.



Check out exclusive photos from the celebration below.

Jenifer Lewis performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Raheem DeVaughn performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Dee Dee Bridgewater performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

 

 

 

 

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Johnny Gill performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Judge Greg Mathis speaks during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Regina Belle sings during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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The Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Joan Belgrave performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

 

 

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Tyler Perry speaks during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Keith Robinson performs during the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Angie Stone performs during Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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The cast of The Haves and the Have Nots enjoys the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Erica Peoples at the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit. Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Lisa McCall performs at the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit, Michigan Credit: Geoffrey Black

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Rodrick Dixion performs at the Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert in Detroit, Michigan Credit: Geoffrey Black



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