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Gladys Knight & Patti LaBelle Will Battle It Out on 'Verzuz'

Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight are getting ready to battle it out in the next round on Verzuz.

The two legendary singers will go hit-for-hit on the next episode during the Instagram live series, debuting on Sunday, September 13 at 8/7c.

“The Master Class we’ve ALL been waiting for! @MsGladysKnight vs. @MsPattiPatti 🔥 This Sunday at 5PM PT/8PM ET,” the official announcement reads. “Y’all gotta get dressed up in ya Sunday’s best for this classic affair.”

Since launching, Verzuz has welcomed Brandy and Monica, Jill Scott and Erykah Badu, 2 Chainz and Rick Ross, DMX and Snoop Dogg, and RZA and DJ Premier in their battles.

The live show consiss of two industry titans who compete by playing their best hits, while also celebrating each other’s achievements. The winner is subjective – usually decided by a general consensus on social media – but not announced in an official way

If you missed it, check out what happened during the Brandy vs Monica battle now!

Watch Patti LaBelle & Anthony Anderson Sing the 'Good Times' Theme Song Live! (Video)

The Live in Front of a Studio Audience holiday special just aired and the Good Times portion featuring a live performance from Patti LaBelle and Anthony Anderson!

The two stars united to perform the “Good Times” theme song in front of the live studio audience on Wednesday (December 18) at a studio in Los Angeles.

A star-studded cast recreated an episode of the classic sitcom from the 1970s. You can see photos of Viola Davis, Andre Braugher, Tiffany Haddish, and more in the gallery.

Patti was one of the contestants on The Masked Singer this season and somehow didn’t make it to the finals!

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Viola Davis & Tiffany Haddish to Lead 'Good Times' Cast for 'Live in Front of a Studio Audience'

ABC has announced the star-studded cast who will recreate an episode of Good Times for the upcoming Live in Front of a Studio Audience special next week!

The one-night-only event will feature Viola Davis and Andre Braugher as Florida Evans and James Evans, Jay Pharoah as J.J Evans, Asante Blackk as Michael Evans, Corinne Foxx as Thelma Evans, and Tiffany Haddish recreating the role of Willona Woods.

When They See Us actor Jharrel Jerome is also joining the cast while Anthony Anderson and Patti LaBelle will perform the theme song live.

An episode of All in the Family will also be part of the special and the cast of that episode has been announced.

Patti LaBelle Reveals She Was Offered 'I Will Always Love You' Before Whitney Houston - Watch!

“I Will Always Love You” was almost sung by Patti LaBelle!

The 75-year-old icon made an appearance on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen on Monday night (October 28).

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During her appearance, Patti revealed that Dolly Parton, the song’s writer, originally offered it to her before Whitney Houston made it popular with 1992′s The Bodyguard.

“I said to Dolly, ‘Oh yes, I want to do that song, honey!’ But before I could say real yes, it was in the movie and Whitney killed it,” she said.

“I was so happy Whitney got that song and it just went like it did. But Dolly Parton and I had planned. ‘Patti, you’re going to sing that song.’ Next! That’s how show-business is!”

Watch Patti LaBelle explain inside…

Halle Berry & Oprah Winfrey Support Tyler Perry at Studios Grand Opening!

Halle Berry flashes a smile as she stepped out to support Tyler Perry at the grand opening of his the Tyler Perry Studios on Saturday (October 5) in Atlanta, Georgia.

The 53-year-old Oscar winner looked cool in a black, silk suit and hat as she walked the carpet alongside Oprah Winfrey and longtime love Stedman Graham.

Fellow Oscar winners at the event included Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon, Whoopi Goldberg, Spike Lee, and Cicely Tyson.

The Real hosts Loni Love, Tamera Mowry and husband Adam Housley, along with Jeannie Mai and boyfriend Jeezy also attended the event alongside fellow TV personalities including The Bachelorette‘s Rachel Lindsay, Tamron Hall, and Gayle King.

Samuel L. Jackson, 2 Chainz and wife Kesha Ward, Ludacris and wife Eudoxie Mbouguiengue, Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, and Colin Kaepernick were also in attendance.

FYI: Halle is wearing a full House of Holland suit. Viola is wearing a Jay Godfrey dress while carrying a Tyler Ellis clutch. Tamera is wearing Swarovski jewels.

30+ pictures inside of the stars at the grand opening…More Here! »

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'Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul' Performers & Host Revealed!

Aretha Franklin is getting a superstar tribute!

The late Queen of Soul will be honored by CBS, the Recording Academy, AEG Ehrlich Ventures and Clive Davis with Aretha! A GRAMMY Celebration for the Queen of Soul.

The special will include performances from Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia Cara, Kelly Clarkson, Common, Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Patti LaBelle, BeBe Winans, Brandi Carlile, Chloe X Halle, H.E.R., Janelle Monáe and SZA.

Tyler Perry will host the night, with more performances to be announced in the coming weeks.

The live concert taping is on January 13, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. PT at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles and will be broadcast later in 2019 on CBS. For ticket information, click here.

Ariana Grande Gives Emotional Speech Accepting Billboard's Woman of the Year Award - Watch Now!

Ariana Grande brought the audience to their feet while getting extremely real during her speech at the 2018 Billboard’s Women in Music event on Thursday (December 6) in New York City.

The 26-year-old singer was honored by Patti LaBelle as she took to the stage to receive the Woman of the Year award during the event.

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“This is really special. I want to say that I find it interesting that this has been one of the best years in my career and one of like the worst years in my life,” Ariana said holding back tears.

Ariana then got very candid about her rough year, including breaking off her engagement from Pete Davidson.

“I’m just saying that because I feel like a lot of people would look at someone in my position right now I guess; Woman of the Year, an artist that could be at her peak, reaching her you know, whatever, and think, you know, ‘She’s really got her s–t together; she’s really on it; she has got it all,’” Ariana continues. “I do, but as far as my personal life goes I really have no idea what the f–k I am doing,” she candidly shared. “So yeah, it’s been a very conflicting one. I just want to say if you’re someone out there who has no idea what this next chapter is going to bring, you’re not alone in that.”

Watch Ariana‘s full acceptance speech below.

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