Patti LaBelle

62: Patti LaBelle – Powerful Women of 2013
After being a part of Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles for over a decade, the songstress released her solo debut in 1977. The album received positive reviews and labeled her as a dance music artist.
Over the course of LaBelle's 55-year (and growing) career, she has released 18 studio albums that…