Quick Facts of Patti LaBelle

  • Full NamePatti LaBelle
  • Net Worth$60 Million
  • Date of Birth1944 /05 /24
  • NicknamePatti
  • Marital StatusDivorced
  • BirthplaceHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, The USA
  • EthnicityAfro-American
  • ProfessionSinger
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active Year1960-present
  • Eye colourDark Brown
  • Hair colourDark Brown
  • BuildFat
  • SpouseArmstead Edwards
  • Height5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)
  • Weight54 Kg (119 lbs)
  • Body Measurement34-27-34
  • EducationBerkeley School of Music
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
  • Children5
  • HoroscopeGemini

Patti LaBelle is an American multi-talented personality. She is a singer as well as an actress best known as the vocalist of the vocal group, Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. Some of her hit songs are If Only You Knew, On My Own, New Attitude, and Stir It Up.

Furthermore, she is a divorced woman as of 2019. She was previously married to Armstead Edwards. Does she share any children with her ex-husband? Is she having affairs with anyone?

Patti LaBelle’s Bio & Wiki

Patti LaBelle was born as Patricia Louise Holte on 24th May 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the USA. Likewise, Her father, Henry Holte was a railway worker and club performer, and Bertha Holte was a housewife. Similarly, she grew up along with her four siblings, Thomas Hogan Jr., Vivian Hogan, Barbara, Jacqueline.

Childhood photo of Patti LaBelle.
Childhood photo of Patti LaBelle.                                                                  Source: Pinterest

Moreover, LaBelle belongs to the Afro-American ethnic group, and her nationality is American. Also, she was born under the birth sign, Gemini. Further, she attended John Bartram High School. However, there is no information about her higher education.

Patti LaBelle’s Body Measurements

Patti LaBelle is a black beauty. Likewise, LaBelle’s height is 5 feet 5 inch (1.65m) and weighs around 54 Kg (119 lbs). Similarly, her body measurements are 34-27-34 inches, and she wears 34A sized bra, 6 (US) sized dress, and 9 (US) sized shoe. Additionally, her eye and hair color is dark brown. As of 2019, her age is 75 years old.

Patti LaBelle’s Career

LaBelle started her career as a singer by signing a contract with Epic Records in 1977. During her time with Epic, she released songs such as Eyes in the Back of My Head, Little Girls, Music is My Way of Life, etc.

After that, LaBelle released the songs, New Attitude, and Stir It Up which became an instant hit and enlisted on the top of Hot Dance Music chart in 1985. To date, she has released more than 10 Studio albums.

Moreover, LaBelle was also nominated several times for Grammy Awards and Emmy awards however she won 2 Grammy Awards for her song Burnin and Lived! One Night Only. Likewise, she won 4 Image Awards.

Patti LaBelle’s Personal Life

Patti was sexually harassed by Jackie Wilson when she was at the Brooklyn Fox Theatre in the 1960s. Later in 1964, she engaged to Otis Williams, a founding member of The Temptations. However, they called off their engagement.

LaBelle with her brother
LaBelle with her brother
Source: Instagram

On 23rd July 1969, she married her longtime friend, Armstead Edwards. Unfortunately, after 31 years of their marriage, they divorced in 2001. Furthermore, she shares a son, Zuri Kye Edwards, born in 1973, and adopted four children.

Currently, the 75 years old singer, Labelle is single, and there are no rumors and controversies about her relationship affairs. On the contrary, she loves to spend quality time with her family members.

How much is Patti LaBelle’s Net Worth?

The prominent singer, Patti Labelle’s net worth is over $60 Million as of 2019. Not to mention, she collected this hefty sum of money through her career as a singer. Likewise, she also added some of the money to her net worth through endorsements and advertisements. So, there are some of his record sales with all earnings listed as below,

Year Record Sales Earnings
1974
Nightbirds (certified by RIAA)
$1,000,000
1983
I’m in Love Again (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000
1986
Winner in You (certified platinum by RIAA)
$1,000,000
1991
Burnin’ (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000
1994
Gems (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000
1997
 Flame (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000
2006
The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle
$18,000

LaBelle is active in the entertainment industry from a very long time, and there are new interesting of her which is coming soon. So, these projects will surely aid her to fulfill her assets along with her income. Currently, she is living a quality life relishing a substantial fortune from her profession.

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