Ariana Grande is one of the many celebs affected by the loss of Aretha Franklin.

Ariana Grande was scheduled to do a comedy skit on the show Thursday night but . was instead asked to perform an emotional tribute.

At first, she declined but powered through after some convincing from Questlove.  Ariana broke down after she sang Aretha’s hit “Natural Woman” Aretha was one of Ariana’s idols. Twitter reacted: