Patti Labelle Arrested After Fist Fight with Aretha Franklin

Patti Labelle Arrested

Atlanta — Legendary singer Patti Labelle arrested and charged with assault and battery after attacking Aretha Franklin.

The singers were in Atlanta for an R&B/Soul concert on March 20th when they ran into each other backstage. Labelle was still fuming from a recent run-in with Franklin at the White House for the “Women of Soul” concert. While Aretha Franklin was making her way to the stage, Labelle extended her hand to greet the “Respect” singer, when she threw epic shade in an effort to avoid her.

While at the concert in Atlanta, Labelle attempted to approach Franklin to resolve their outstanding issues, but Franklin once again turned up her nose. Onlookers say Labelle quickly removed her wig and earrings as she approached Franklin. Aretha, knowing that the removal of earrings is a tell-tale sign that a fight is about to ensue, attempted to prepare herself for the confrontation. Franklin was quickly struck with a Mayweather style right and left and stumbled backwards, landing awkwardly. Bystanders subdued Labelle and escorted her outside of the venue. Franklin suffered only minor injuries.

Labelle was quickly apprehended by the Atlanta Police Department and charged with assault and battery. She was released on a $10,000 bail and will appear in court on April 16th.

Patti Labelle Arrested

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  • Vivian Johnson

    I guess patti took a couple of words from arethas song and zoomed her i still love ya patti

  • Stormy Day

    This story is untrue, and they are getting sued over it by Aretha.

  • Stormy Day

    This is a phony story. They are getting sued over it by Aretha.

  • Guest

    Read the full page people these stories at fiction!!!

  • PennStudent 2014

    This is a lie of an article folks! News Nerd is a lie! She went to court due to a dispute between her body guard and some random kid. Lies, lies, lies lol

  • Tiny

    Stop being idiots by believing everything you read on the net. This site is seeded with posers. Most of the comments you read are people who work for this website to keep you coming back to hopefully click on there sponsors add. Do not be deceived ,takes a few minutes to search and find that there is no truth to article.

  • paddy brown

    Oh,C,mon soul sisters fighting was not neccesary.iron out ur differences and move on i

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  • oldskool

    Way to keep it real pattie , bet they wont sleep on ure left or right no more in the glamorous life and philly knows who the queen is much luv west philly

  • oldskool

    Dont matter how old u are or rich and famous when it has to be done,,then u do it thx mrs labelle for keeping philly in ure heart and ure right and left hook fresh from the streets of philly only when needed if that did truely happen oh well, guess she knows who the real queen issssssssss

  • marvin gee

    damn even my old black sisters with a attitude are going to “jail “

  • Nicole

    OMG, thank you HeyHay….

  • brenda

    Aretha it don’t hurt to be nice..

    • Stormy Day

      Aretha—they don’t call he the Queen for nothing. From what I hear she has always been like that. But you don’t hit someone who was very sick.

  • HeyHay

    It’s satire people……it says so right on every page, but people will believe just about anything. Lol

  • TruthTeller

    Even though this is clearly fake it’s pretty funny

  • Sandra

    Sorry to hear this as old as they areand the experience of life look like the ladies or should I say boxers could have handle this situation better get together and make up with each other life is to short


    Whhhaaaattttt! Hahaha. …REALLY LADIES!!



    • Angie b

      Some booody punched u baaaby

      • mel

        you are a genius! LOLOLOL

      • Michael T. Coleman Jr.

        On God ! You Snapped ! On My Life !

  • Biggles

    Does anyone bother to read the whole page? This is a humor site, not actual news. Don’t get into analysis, and judgment, of something that never happened.

    • Biggles

      In other news: “Taylor Swift Medical Condition Makes Her Afraid of Black Men”

      That’s about 5 inches below the Labelle/Franklin story.

  • ohiondaatl

    It is sad that they came to blows…..BUT Ms Franklin has been know to throw shade to any & everyone!!! On the other hand Ms LaBelle is more down to earth & will stop & take timeout for people. Sometimes people allow other people to take them to a level that should not go to! NOBODY is perfect,& has NEVER been tryed & or setoff!!!