ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – The Queen of Rock and Soul music, Patti LaBelle will be coming to the Star City!

LaBelle is a Grammy Award-winning singer, author and actress with over 50 years in the entertainment industry.

She has received acclaim for many of her songs including, “Lady Marmalade,” “When You Talk About Love,” and “New Attitude.”

LaBelle began her career with the Ordettes in 1959 who later became the Bluebelles in 1961.

Her success as a solo artist began in 1983 when she released her hit album “I’m In Love Again.”

She will perform at Berglund Center in Roanoke on Thursday, May 12 at 8 p.m.

Tickets for the show go on sale on Friday, Jan. 14 at the Berglund Center Box Office, charge by phone at 844-599-LIVE or online at