Opinion

Snapshots of the storm and its aftermath 13 years later.

Take a look at some of the top shots from Aretha Franklin's various photo shoots over the years.

From her seminal performance before a Detroit Lions NFL game to having a city street named for her, Aretha is 100% Detroit, through and through.

Whether it was during her humble start as a teenage star-in-the making or performing for American presidents, Aretha felt right at home live on stage.

From Chaka to Whitney, Aretha with the divas.

From Carter to Obama, Aretha has performed for may presidents.