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Trifling Fox News Thinks Patti LaBelle Is Aretha Franklin

One year ago   |   By News One

The world has been honoring the iconic legacy of Aretha Franklin , but leave it to Fox News to screw it up.
See Also: Aretha Franklin Timeline: Milestones And Achievements By The Queen Of Soul
The Queen of Soul died at the age of 76 on Thursday morning after a long fight with pancreatic cancer. Every network on the planet has been covering her death, but Fox News posted a photo of Patti LaBelle instead. See the photo below with Patti LaBelle in the corner:
Fox News uses photo of Patti LaBelle in their graphic announcing the death of Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin...
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Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

One year ago   |   By KOAT

Fox News is in hot water after mistakenly using a picture of Patti LaBelle in place of Aretha Franklin.
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Fox News paid tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin with a photo of Patti Labelle

Fox News paid tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin with a photo of Patti Labelle

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Aretha Franklin passed away on Wednesday at 76.
There have been numerous media tributes to the Queen of Soul.
But one from Fox News used a photo of Patti Labelle to illustrate theirs.
Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin died Wednesday at the age of 76. Tributes to the singer have been rolling in, praising Franklin for not only her voice and musical prowess, but also her activism and commitment to civil rights.
Amid the various tributes was a segment from Fox News, which was introduced with an image of Franklin superimposed of what was likely intended to be an older photo of one of her...
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