Aretha Franklin and William Wilkerson
On New Year's Day 2012, Franklin announced that she and boyfriend William Wilkerson were engaged to be married, and would do so on a private yacht in June. Twenty-three days later, the Queen of Soul revealed on Facebook that the engagement was off. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)
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