Aretha Franklin was welcomed by every President for decades. Could not find a photo of her with Pres John F. Kennedy or Pres Nixon.
But here is Franklin with a representative sample of every Presidential photo I could find, including the current President
Aretha Franklin, far left, performs at Jimmy Carter's Presidential Inaugural Gala on January 20, 1977.
Did not find a photo of the two of them together.
And of course Aretha Franklin will always be remembered as moving us to tears of joy during the Administration of President Barack Obama
President Obama and Aretha Franklin. Pure joy
It was Tuesday, January 20. We watched. We watched, proud of the United States ... "it really doesn't matter with me now, because I've been to the mountaintop"
We cried tears of joy
The historic 2009 Presidential Inauguration