Patti LaBelle: Just Keeps Getting Better With Time

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Patti LaBelle, Auntie Patti, Ms. LaBelle, Lady Marmalade…whatever you want to call her, Patti’s name is synonymous with good music and big smiles. Born Patricia Louise Holte-Edwards in Philadelphia in 1944, her career spans over a half of century with awards, critical acclaim and a string of hits.