While last night’s MTV Video Music Awards has been met with mixed reviews, Madonna’s “tribute” to Aretha Franklin by telling the story of singing “Natural Woman” at one of her early auditions is being considered a complete miss in honoring the Queen of Soul.

Before introducing the nominees for Video of the Year, the 80s icon took several minutes to share her story to the chagrin of Franklin fans who were expecting more from the music-centric network.

Check out some reactions to Madonna’s “tribute” below.