Geddes, N.Y. - The woman who is known at the “Godmother of Soul,” is comign to the NY State Fair.
Patti Labelle one of the most influential voices in the Rhythm and Blues, Pop and Soul music will perform on Women’s Day. .
Patti LaBelle’s storied career has spanned six decades. A triple threat, she is a singer, actress, and a writer.
She first rose to fame in the 1960s as lead singer of the vocal group, Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles (later, their name changed to Labelle), best known for the number-one sensation, “Lady Marmalade.” From there, Patti’s solo music career churned out hits including, “You Are My Friend,” “New Attitude,” “Somebody Loves You Baby (You Know Who It Is)” and more, well into the 2000s.
Labelle will take to the stage August 31 at 6 p.m. at Chevy Court.