Patti LaBelle

Old School Petty: Aretha Franklin to Launch Food Line, Says ‘Patti Gonna Have to Move That Pie’

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It looks like the rumored and legendary rivalry between Aretha Franklin and Patti LaBelle will be moving to a new playground: the grocery store. After Ms. Patti’s sweet potato pies lit the Internet on fire, it seems like Auntie Aretha wants some of the action...

Patti LaBelle Is Dating A Man 30 Years Her Junior And That’s Ok

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According to Daily Mail, two-time Grammy Award winner Patti LaBelle is dating a man 30 years younger than her, 41-year-old drummer Eric Seats, and has been for the past year and a half. Seats has toured with Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Timbaland and Missy...

Come On Patti! Patti LaBelle Cakes Launches!

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Some new and exciting things are in store for fans of Patti’s sweet potato pies. Patti’s highly raved about dessert was supposed to be a limited edition, one time joint venture with Walmart. But due in part to James Wright’s viral video, pies were flying...

Patti LaBelle and James Wright Chanel Will Bring Their Shenanigans to the Cooking Channel

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Who didn’t see this happening? After James Wright Chanel’s ‘Patti Pie’ review went viral on YouTube, he’s become an instant star. And Patti LaBelle’s pies are now legendary. So it makes good sense (cents) for them to team up and do a cooking show. The...

James Wright Spends Thanksgiving With Patti LaBelle, A Sing-Off Ensues

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James Wright, the Patti Pies superfan whose sweet potato pie YouTube review went viral, spent Thanksgiving with none other than Patti LaBelle herself and apparently, it was everything and then some. In addition to all of the classic Thanksgiving fixings, including baked mac and cheese,...

Does Patti LaBelle Owe James Wright Half Of Her Pie Selling Success?

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Patti LaBelle is super grateful to James Wright, the man who recorded the wildly entertaining and now viral (over 3 million views and counting) YouTube review of Patti’s sweet potato pie. But she says her sales success at Wal-Mart is all her doing. In a...