Patti LaBelle vs Sam Smith

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Singer
Singer-songwriter
$50 Million
Net worth 2018
$15 Million
Singers
Industry
Singers
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Residence
London, England, UK
United States
Country
British
24/05/1944
BirthDay
19/05/1992
1.65 m
Height
1.88 m
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2013

In August 2013, she performed on ‘What Can I Do For You’ on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno including the high profile guest Barack Obama

2006

In 2006, she released her first gospel album, ‘The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle

1998

She replicated the success of her Grammy award in 1998 with the release of the live album, ‘One Night Only!’In the following years, she released the album, ‘When A Woman Loves’ and ‘Timeless Journey’

1991

Her 1991 released album, ‘Burnin’ went on to win her, her first Grammy award

1986

In 1986, she came up with her subsequent album, ‘Winner in You’

1984

She made her debut in acting in 1984 with the film, ‘A Soldier’s Story’

1983

In 1983, she released a love track, ‘If Only God Knew’ which was followed by the album the following year ‘I’m In Love Again’

1981

In 1981, she signed a record deal with Philadelphia International Records and came up with the album, ‘The Spirit’s In It’

1977

In 1977, she ventured on her own and came up with a self-titled album, ‘LaBelle’ on Epic Records

1976

Though the group was performing well, its musical direction did not quite appeal everyone which resulted in the group disbandment in December 1976

1973

In 1973, they signed a deal with RCA Records and came up with the album, ‘Pressure Cookin’

1970

In 1970, with Atlantic Records terminating its contract and manager Bernard Montague ending his services, the group found itself a new manager in Vicki Wickham who asked them to perform in London

1969

She tied the nuptial knot with Armstead Edwards in 1969

1966

In 1966, the group came up with their second studio album, ‘Dreamer’

1965

In 1965, they left Cameo-Parkway Records to sign a deal with Atlantic Records for a year

1963

It was due to legal complications that Robinson changed her name to Patti LaBelle and the group name to ‘Patti La Belle and Her Blue Belles’ in 1963

1961

In 1961, The Ordettes were joined by Cindy Birdsong

1958

Eager to form a girl group, in 1958, she realized this dream by forming The Ordettes, along with three friends

2015

On September 8, 2015 Smith corroborated the fact that he had collaborated with Jimmy Napes to compose the theme song ‘Writings On The Wall’ for the 24th James Bond film ‘Spectre’ which hit the top spot in the charts in the UK

2014

The 92nd issue of the magazine ‘The Fader’ published in June 2014 featured Smith on its cover page and his single ‘Stay With Me’ was declared as the ‘Song of Summer’ by the Variance Magazine in August 2014

2013

’On July 24, 2013 the first song ‘Safe With Me’ was broadcast for the first time on the ‘BBC Radio 1Xtra’ show conducted by ‘Mistajam’

2012

Sam Smith got his first break when his single ‘Latch’ was released on October 8, 2012

1992

Sam Smith was born Samuel Frederick Smith on May 19, 1992 in Bishop’s Stortford, England to Fredrick Smith and Kate Cassidy, who is a stock broker