Aretha Franklin (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman - Kennedy Center Honors 2015

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Archduke of Belgrade : This ladies and gentleman is The Queen of Soul. No gimmicks, piano and God given talent. This is how you DO IT. Youngsters You better watch this and learn. This legend was 73 and she DID that. R-E-S-P-E-C-T.

Dorothy Johnson : I never get tired of watching this because the woman had cancer, had been struggling with it for years, and STILL showed up and sang and played!!! That's why so many people who knew her gave her props and admired her so much. I have a newfound respect for her now. A true pro! Obama's tears are, I believe, because he knew she was very ill.

Bre Smith : Is anyone else getting chills from this performance 😭😭

Menika Mhlongo : Carole King's reactions and expressions give me life, lol. very beautiful performance by Ms Aretha, got chills throughout.

Lekeate Ageboh : Death is pretty jealous and greedy. Stealing every angel on earth for Heaven.

Awsamazing Eden : I had to come back here today. May the Queen Rest In Peace!

2legit64 : After Ms. Franklin died, Carole King stated that she was so excited that night because, by then, it was rare for Ms. F. to play the piano in public. She never lost her touch, that's for dang sure.

Marcus Parker : She was already told she had a few years max. Yet still with all her health rumours she put them to bed that night and showed how its done. The clutch and fur coat RIP one of kind.

Retno Mulyadi : 3200 dislikes?????? They're SICK!!!!

Andy Saenz : Wow, Aretha even moved President Obama to tears! She's a legend and her legacy will live FOREVER!

matt bardot : This is what you call pure talent. She was 73 here and gave a better performance than the young pop girls 👑👑👑

WarriorBoss_ : Wow! I freaking cried and this is the first time Im watching this. When she took off the coat and just embraced the feeling omg. So confident and freee😭😍🎶 singgg. RIP

phunkyfeelone : Reminder- a 73yo woman...S.E.V.E.N.T.Y.T.H.R.E.E. No autotune. No lip synching. Very few these days even come distant to her. A new found appreciation for her talents following her passing.

Rae P : From the curls, fur drop, clutch, piano, gown, Voice...Wow...Diva!! Thank you Queen of Soul!

OrtizVintage : 1:12 I felt exactly like the Asian guy.....ahhhhh beautiful. So many people in the crowd wondering how she will sound, ahhh beautiful.

Uno2000 : RiP Queen🙏🏾💐💖

Kuinileti Time : She's singing in heaven now to glorify our God of all talents.Thanks for your amazing time with us in this world.😭😭😭

Honestwithmywords hughes : I keep coming back to this video all the time. This was the best performance I have ever seen, so pure, so powerful, so much soul. The elegance and class that shines out from her is absolutely mesmerizing, just look at the way she bows for the applause from the audience. This is music royalty!!!!!!

alysson santos : Carol king in the audience (the one who wrote it... ) went nuts

Let ́sRead Marta : I am so glad she performed in front of President Obama and not Trump! This woman is just mindblowing :D Greatings from Germany! have a nice day :)

iupdate : This is such a ridiculously amazing performance

kyreti : The biggest shock is that a 73-year-old woman suffering from cancer sang better than many today's "star". Aretha, you will be never forgotten. ❤️

Mbuyisa Bhunga : Some learn to sing, others are gifted R.I.P my Sister.

Christie Michelle : Aretha Franklyn, Ella Fitzgerald, and Whitney Houston... What do they all have in commen???! No Lip-syncing

anastasia pezzuoli : She was definitely the Queen of soul just like her beautiful eyes so sweet and that voice unsurpassable

nawal10 : May she rest in everlasting peace...she is an angel not human ❤️

gerardnll2 : Oh my god, I'm crying...... speechless.

Claymore007 : Wow during that time at her age she still sounded pretty good. You would expect her to not sound her best but she still sounded amazing.

Warren Nichols : One of the greatest performance your ever going to see by the queen of singer's not just soul but all music. My favorite performance. That's Aretha Franklin and rest in peace.

Clayton de Freitas : When you have diva quality you control a room

dereckvon : Brought me to tears.

Furious Sherman : The greatest singer of all time, bar none.

Lucky Luke : All 3.4K people that disliked this masterpiece and beautiful video should be banned from YouTube

South Kardashian West : I thought that was the “Finale”. Today is my Bday and I just had to hear your performance again! RIP beautiful soul survivor ✊🏾

mimidaughterofzion : I felt a strong chill run through my body, i got goose bumps all over my body

David DiMuzio : Wow, whole new level of admiration for Aretha. Definitely know now why they called her the Queen ...70 years old and THIS performance. Goodness Gracious...

joeline harrell : The way she sung this song and played the piano, I am GLAD and PROUD to have the ability to have shared the same song she sung and played on the piano I am here crying because I didn't know at that time how powerful this womans song was and I'm proud to say and have played it as well thank you Aretha I love you

Carlos Verdugo : That was a NUCLEAR presentation that only Aretha Franklin can perform.. RIP 🙏

Emirhan Genç : Unblievebly talented 💙💛💚❤️💜 rip my queen

PeacefulCrescent : Black Royalty!

Tyler Oakley : INCREDIBLE!!!

Zoe Slodowska : R.I.P. my beautifull Queen of Soul 👑👑👑💖💖👏

Milo Morrow : That's not girl power, that's not black power, this is just powerful music.

Random Viewer : You made us feel fresh with your voice.

thepeace inside me : She's perfect

Laura-May H. : We’ve lost way too many this year including our queen of soul. 😭

Richard Weiss : Best thing on the internet.

ZPiiLe1 : She’s a legend

Seattle Wa : She was greatness.

Shanna shan : Great performance