Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Philadelphia will be a star-studded event, as a slew of entertainers are scheduled to perform for him during the Festival Of Families concert.
“Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin will be among the selected singers to perform during Saturday’s international celebration, which is hosted by Mark Wahlberg and will feature other performances by Andrea Bocelli, The Fray, Sister Sledge, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and more.
For Saturday’s performance, Franklin stated she will be accompanied by noted civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson, Bishop Paul Morton, MSNBC political analyst Michael Eric Dyson, and human rights activist Joe Madison.
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