Judge Greg Mathis is one of the big names mourning the loss of his friend, legendary singer Aretha Franklin.
After her passing, Mathis shared with “Extra” about their friendship, “Aretha Franklin and I were friends for many years. Close friends. We vacationed together and visited with each other.”
He shared, “The last time I spoke to her was six months ago. We communicated with each other recently, and she suggested we go on a vacation again. Her spirits were still high.”
Along with calling Aretha “the greatest vocalist of all time,” Mathis brought attention to her humanitarian efforts. Watch!