Patti LaBelle is an American singer, author, and actress who has spent over 50 years in the music industry.

LaBelle was born as Patricia Louise Holte to Henry Holte and Bertha Holte in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her father was a railroad worker and her mother was a domestic. She listened to jazz and doo-wop and sang a solo at Beulah Baptist Church when she was twelve. Her mother adopted Claudette Grant, who would become her best friend. She married Armstead Edwards on July 23, 1969 and divorced him on January 1, 2000. They had three sons named Zuri, Todd and Stanley together.

LaBelle began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer of the band Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. A decade later the group changed their name to Labelle and recorded the hit song “Lady Marmalade”. Patti became a solo artist in 1976 and her debut album was another success. Her songs “New Attitude” and “Stir It Up” energized the Beverly Hills Cop soundtrack in 1984. She was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group for “On My Own,” which she sang with Michael McDonald.

Patti LaBelle Height and Weight, Bra Size, Body Measurements

Patti LaBelle Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)

Patti LaBelle Height: 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)

Patti LaBelle Measurements: 34-27-34 (Bust-waist-Hip)

Patti LaBelle Bra Size: 34A

Patti LaBelle Bra Cup Size: A

Patti LaBelle Shoe Size/Feet Size: 9 (US)

Patti LaBelle Dress Size: 6 (US)

Patti LaBelle Hair Color: Dark Brown

Patti LaBelle Eye Color: Dark Brown

Patti LaBelle Star Sign: Gemini

Patti LaBelle Net Worth: $50 million

Date Of Birth: 24 May 1944

Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Birth Name: Patricia Louise Holte

Nationality: American

Ethnicity: African American

Spouse: Armstead Edwards (m. 1969-2003)

Parents: Bertha Holte, Henry Holte

Children: Zuri Kye Edwards, Todd Edwards, Stanley Edwards


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