December 30, 2015 02:00 PM

Bow down to the Queen of Soul.

Aretha Franklin brought the house down – and brought President Obama to tears – when she performed her 1967 classic “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 6, which aired Tuesday night.

Taking to the piano, Franklin closed the ceremony’s tribute to singer-songwriter Carole King, who co-wrote “Natural Woman” for Franklin.

Her rendition moved many in the audience to tears – including President Obama, who was seen wiping his eyes and singing and dancing along from his seat next to King and First Lady Michelle Obama.

Aretha Franklin
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From King’s palpable euphoria to Franklin’s fur-dropping high notes, this video just might be the key to your peace of mind. Take a look and see if you can hold back your tears.

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