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Aretha Franklin has been released from a Detroit hospital where she recently underwent surgery for an undisclosed illness.

Aretha Franklin recovering from "highly successful" surgery

"My family and friends who brought me home are taking great care of me," she said in a statement.

Last month, Franklin, 68, canceled all of her performances through May before having surgery Dec. 2. Multiple Detroit outlets have reported via sources that the singer has pancreatic cancer, but Franklin has not revealed her ailment.