Aretha Franklin and William Wilkerson Aretha Franklin and William Wilkerson

Aretha Franklin and longtime friend William 'Willie' Wilkerson are engaged, according to People.

"We're looking at June or July for our date and no, I'm not pregnant, LOL!" Franklin says.

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The Grammy-winning singer and her fiancé are considering holding the nuptials in Miami Beach, followed by a reception on a yacht. As for her dress, the 69-year-old Queen of Soul is deciding between Donna Karan, Valentino, and Vera Wang.