About the Author
illustrious career spans four decades. She is a New York Times
bestselling author, a two-time Grammy Award-winning singer, a three-time Emmy nominee, and the star of a hit television series. She is adored around the world by millions of fans of her music and her cooking. She is also a humanitarian who devotes much of her time and talent to charities too numerous to list and is the recipient of several honorary degrees. Ms. LaBelle resides in Philadelphia.
Karen Hunter is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, a celebrated radio talk-show host, and coauthor of numerous New York Times
bestsellers, including Confessions of a Video Vixen
, On the Down Low
, and Wendy’s Got the Heat
. She is also an assistant professor in the Film & Media Department at Hunter College.