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Patti LaBelle singing for the Columbia memorial service in 2003.
|Birth name||Patricia Louise Holt|
|Born||May 24, 1944
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
|Genres||R&B, soul, disco|
|Occupations||Singer, songwriter, actress|
|Labels||Epic, Philadelphia Int'l, MCA, Def Soul Classics, Bungalo|
|Associated acts||Labelle, Nona Hendryx, Sarah Dash|
Patti LaBelle (born Patricia Louise Holt on May 24, 1944) is an American R&B and Soul singer. She is known for her high vocal belting (using the chest to make high pitch sounds). She is known for such songs as "New Attitude" and "On My Own".