Taylor Hill/Getty ImagesAretha Franklin announced earlier this year that she will be retiring from touring at the end of 2017, and now the Queen of Soul has revealed a new “retirement plan”: she wants to open a nightclub in her hometown of Detroit where she’d occasionally perform.

Franklin tells the Detroit Free Press that the venue would be an intimate club called — what else? — Aretha’s, which would be located downtown. “From time to time I would sing,” she explains, “and of course, I would have special artists come in to perform for the city that people in Detroit like — Detroit favorites.”

Aretha says she’s been talking with local real estate agents about the club, and also is looking for investors. Meanwhile, she tells the Detroit Free Press that she also is preparing to move from her current home in the Detroit suburb of Bloomfield Hills back to the Motor City.

“I’m cleaning house,” she says. “I’m going to be moving back into Detroit, and I’m just getting things ready for that. My granddaughter just went to college, so I’m spending time with my grandchildren.”

In addition, Franklin reveals that she’s “readying the new CD” she’s been working on with her music mentor Clive Davis, which will reportedly feature some tracks produced by Stevie Wonder.

Aretha currently has two concerts on her 2017 tour schedule: an August 26 show in Philadelphia and a September 3 gig in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, Illinois. She also is slated to play the 2018 Toronto Jazz Festival on June 28.

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