Despite Their Alleged Feud, Aretha Made Touching Request Of Patti On Her Death Bed
Before Aretha Franklin’s passing, there was this alleged rumor that she and Patti LaBelle were at odds. Both singers denied that they had any problems. However, there was always this elephant in the room. To put those rumors to bed, Patti LaBelle made it a point to pay homage to the queen.
Patti LaBelle Sings “You Are My Friend” For Aretha Franklin:
While both ladies denied their alleged beef, there were often rumors that the two divas were at odds. For instance, back in 2014, Aretha Franklin appeared to snub LaBelle at the “Women of Soul” concert at the White House, by refusing to shake LaBelle’s hand when she offered it. Then, when Patti was asked about the incident on “Watch What Happens Live,” she denied that it was her – stating that the lady in the green jacket was unknown!
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