The incomparable Ms. Patti LaBelle is among our favorite celebrities celebrating birthdays over this Memorial Day holiday weekend. The legendary R & B sonstress turns 70 amazing years old on Friday, May 24th. Friday also marked the birthday of the late rapper Heavy D, who would have been 47 this weekend.
Grammy winning rapper/singer/actress Lauryn Hill will celebrate her 38th birthday on Saturday, May 25th, and Saturday marks the birthday of an American legend and Richmond native, tap dancer & actor Bill “Bojangles” Robinson.
On Sunday, Nay 26th, rocker Lenny Kravitz will be 49 years old, ex-Miami Vice co-star Phillip Michael Thomas celebrates his 64th birthday, legendary actress Pamela Grier turns 64 as well this weekend, and Sunday marks the birthday of the late Jazz trumpeteer Miles Davis.
On Monday, May 27th, Jazz legend Ramsey Lewis will be 78 years old, Hip – Hop star Andre 3000, formerly with OutKast, will be 38, while veteran actor Lou Gossett, Jr celebrates his 77th birthday on Monday. That date also marks the birthday of the late Lisa “Left-Eye” Lopes, formerly of TLC. Join us in wishing all of our celebs a Happy Birthday, and we wish YOU a special birthday wish as well, if in fact you too are celebrating your big day this holiday weekend. Enjoy!