SMX2000120122 - 30 NOVEMBER 2000 - NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA: Patti LaBelle at the G & P Foundation's "Angel Ball" honoring Queen Noor of Jordan, Paul McCartney and Mikhail Gorbachev to raise money for cancer research at the Marriott Marquis, New York, New York November 30, 2000. rlw/Star Max/Tom Lau UPI.****Europe Australia Japan Out****..
SLP2001070106- 01 JULY 2001- ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, USA: Singer Patti LaBelle entertains the crowds at Fair St. Louis with her performance in St. Louis, Missouri, July 1, 2001. Fair St. Louis runs through July 4th with entertainment, food and music on the grounds of the Gateway Arch. cc/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
Rainforest Foundation 11th Annual Carnegie Hall benefit
NYP2002041401- NEW YORK, April 14 (UPI)--Singer Patti LaBelle performs during the 11th Annual Rainforest Foundation benefit held on April 13, 2002, at New York City's Carnegie Hall. Proceeds from the benefit help Indigenous people to assert their rights and fight to preserve their forest lands. .mk/ep/Ezio Petersen UPI
NYP2003061213 - NEW YORK, JUNE 12 (UPI) -- Singer Patti LaBelle poses for the media after accepting the "Lifetime Achievement Award" on June 12, 2003 at the New York ceremonies for the Songwriters Hall of Fame. rlw/ep/Ezio Petersen UPI
Patti LaBelle performs at the World Music Awards held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood on August 31, 2005. The show will air Tuesday, September 13, 9:00PM to 11:00PM ET/PT on the ABC Television Network. (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
Singers Patti LaBelle (L) and John Legend arrives at a party celebrating the launch of Frank Gehry's collection of jewelry and table top items for Tiffany & Co. in Beverly Hills, California on March 26, 2006. LaBelle and singer John Legend performed at the party for guests. (UPI Photo/Seiji Yamada)
Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Award in Houston
Singer Patti LaBelle performs onstage during the 2008 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year awards honoring Gloria Estefan at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas on November 12, 2008. (UPI Photo/Aaron M. Sprecher)
Patti LaBelle and Janelle Monae perform at the 2010 BET Awards in Los Angeles
Patti LaBelle (L) and Janelle Monae perform "Purple Rain'" during the tribute to Prince, who was presented a Lifetime Achievement award at the 2010 BET Awards in Los Angeles on June 27, 2010. UPI/Jim Ruymen
US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama host 'In Performance at the White House - Women of Soul'
US President Barack Obama greets US singer Patti LaBelle (R) during the event, 'In Performance at the White House - Women of Soul' in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 6, 2014. The event was held to celebrate American music legends and contemporary major female artists. UPI/Michael Reynolds/Pool
President Obama and family attend National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in Washington
Grammy Award-winning singer Patti LaBelle performs on stage during the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, December 4, 2014, in Washington, DC. The tradition was started in 1923 by President Calvin Coolidge and historically begins the festive Holiday Season in the US Capital. UPI/Mike Theiler