La Belle's success has extended as an actress with a notable role in the film, A Soldier's Story, and in TV shows such as A Different World and American Horror Story: Freak Show.
In 1992, La Belle starred in her own TV sitcom, Out All Night.
La Belle eventually won a 1992 Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for her 1991 album, Burnin', followed by a second Grammy win for the live album, Live! Her 1990s albums, Burnin', Gems (1994) and Flame (1997), continued her popularity with young R&B audiences throughout the decade.
Following the release of two mildly receptive solo albums in the early new millennium, she reunited with her Labelle band mates for the album, Back to Now, followed by a briefly well received promotional tour.
A decade later, La Belle hosted her own lifestyle TV show, Living It Up with Patti La Belle on TV One.
In 2015, La Belle took part in the dance competition, Dancing with the Stars.
In 2005, the World Music Awards recognized her years in the music business by awarding her the Legend Award.
better known under the stage name Patti La Belle, is an American singer, author, actress, and entrepreneur.La Belle began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer and front woman of the vocal group, Patti La Belle and the Bluebelles.In a career that has spanned fifty years, she has sold more than 50 million records worldwide.La Belle has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Apollo Theater Hall of Fame and the Songwriters' Hall of Fame.La Belle became a mainstream solo star in 1984 following the success of the singles, "If Only You Knew", "New Attitude" and "Stir It Up", with the latter two crossing over to pop audiences becoming radio staples.