Soul legend Aretha Franklin will receive special honours from America's BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION (BET) this autumn (03) at the network's ninth annual BET WALK OF FAME concert.

Franklin joins previous BET Walk honorees, including Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Diana Ross, Luther Vandross, Stevie Wonder and Patti Labelle, when she receives the honour in October (03). Guests, hosts and performers have yet to be announced.

The star-studded event will take place in America's capital Washington DC at BET's studios.

12/08/2003 13:47