|Born||October 9, 1944|
|Hometown||Trenton, New Jersey, United States|
Patti LaBelle Reveals She Didn’t Know The ‘Lady Marmalade’ Lyrics Were So Racy When First Recording Song
- We all know the iconic “Lady Marmalade” lyrics, and Patti LaBelle just revealed she didn’t know what they meant! LaBelle, one of the most influential voices in the music business, has captured the hearts of many during her career of 50-plus years and has no signs of slowing down.
- Lifestyle·Poughkeepsie Journal
Summer 2022 brings back of many of the Hudson Valley's signature events, from county fairs to the Renaissance Faire. Here's what to do this year.Thanks for your feedback!
Sunday marks the second year Juneteenth is recognized as a federal holiday. It commemorates the day Union soldiers arrived in […] The post Five entertainment events celebrating Juneteenth appeared first on TheGrio.Thanks for your feedback!
- Celebrity·App.com | Asbury Park Press
George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic will now play Friday, March 18 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.Thanks for your feedback!
Legendary New York Studio Power Station at BerkleeNYC Officially Reopens with Cyndi Lauper and Nona Hendryx
The legendary New York studio Power Station at BerkleeNYC, formerly known as Avatar Studios and the Power Station, officially reopened on Wednesday with a reception showcasing its $15 million renovation, which includes high-end video capture, professional lighting, 360 cinematic virtual reality, and spatial audio and broadcast live streaming capabilities. Singers Cyndi Lauper and Nona Hendryx, […]Thanks for your feedback!
- Entertainment·Associated Press
Singer Sarah Dash, who co-founded the all-female group Labelle — best known for the raucous 1974 hit “Lady Marmalade" — has died. Patti Labelle and Nona Hendryx completed the trio. "Sarah Dash was an awesomely talented, beautiful and loving soul who blessed my life and the lives of so many others in more ways than I can say,” Labelle wrote.Thanks for your feedback!
- Celebrity·USA TODAY
Sarah Dash, co-founder of the 1970s diva rock group Labelle known for the original hit "Lady Marmalade" has died. She was 76.Thanks for your feedback!
Powerhouse R&B singer and actress Sarah Dash has died at age 76, according to Trenton, N.J. Mayor Reed Gusciora. “Our resident legend and Trenton’s very first music ambassador, Sarah Dash, has passed away,” Gusciora wrote on Facebook today. A Trenton native, Dash was co-founder of Patti LaBelle & The Bluebelles, which opened for The Rolling […]Thanks for your feedback!
- Entertainment·NY Daily News
Labelle's ‘Lady Marmalade’ and songs by Janet Jackson, Kermit the Frog added to National Recording Registry
An infectious recording about a sex worker in New Orleans is now considered one of the “audio treasures worthy of preservation for all time.” “Lady Marmalade,” Labelle's 1974 R&B classic, is among the 25 recordings entered into the National Recording Registry. On Wednesday, the Allen Toussaint-produced track sung by vocal powerhouses Patti LaBelle, Nona Hendryx and Sarah Dash, joined other ...Thanks for your feedback!
Davis said even though there are problematic areas associated with Harris' record as a prosecutor, she was excited that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden picked Harris as the nominee for vice president. "We can't forget that she did not oppose the death penalty and we can't forget some of the real problems that are associated with her career as a prosecutor," said Davis, referring to Harris' role as California's attorney general. Davis, a Black American, was a social activist in theThanks for your feedback!
The previously announced revival of Charles Randolph-Wright's play Blue, directed by Phylicia Rashad, will play a 16-week engagement at Harlam's legendary Apollo Theater, with Tony winner Leslie Uggams and Emmy winner Lynn Whitfield heading the cast. The production was announced last spring with the intention of finding a Broadway opening, a task that proved impossible […]Thanks for your feedback!