La Belle became a mainstream solo star in 1984 following the success of the singles, "If Only You Knew", "New Attitude" and "Stir It Up", with the latter two crossing over to pop audiences and becoming radio staples.
Less than two years later, in 1986, La Belle scored with the number-one album, Winner in You and the number-one duet single, "On My Own", with Michael Mc Donald.
She says she is much more “spiritual” than he is – and that he was too much like her father.
“Dating someone with their father’s traits isn’t a bad thing,” she says. ” Krause, a mortgage banker, previously admitted he didn’t know who his famous girlfriend was when they first met.
“But for me, it’s just a no go.” She also explains that his astrological sign didn’t mesh well with hers, either. While the two signs have a lot of chemistry between them, “with a Virgo comes a lot of criticism and it’s the sign of the bachelor. Plus, Geminis just aren’t as grounded as Virgos are and when it comes to how to live a life, that’s a big divide. The father of two said he was confused when fans approached Stanger on their second date asking for autographs and photos.
For my next guy, I’m looking at our charts right away and believing what I see.” Stanger, who wore a promise ring from Krause, is spending time in the Hamptons post-split with close friend Jill Zarin, of together on Tuesday night to hear Zarin’s costar Lu Ann de Lesseps premiere her new song “Girl Code.” “With @pattistanger in bed watching @countessluann on @andy,” Zarin Tweeted. “What is going on here, this is the oddest thing,” he said he was thinking.
Just not the right kind of love between the right two people.
and revealed that Luann de Lesseps' (soon-to-be ex) husband Tom D'Agostino is now seeing model Cindy Guyer. Related: Fergie & Josh's Differences Played A "Big Factor" In Split In case you forgot, back in August, the actually has an inside scoop! Apparently, the reality star is "close" to the couple — and while she doesn't know exactly what happened between them, Patti thinks Chris and Anna can turn it around!
But even though the Couple Finally Addresses Their Own HGTV Scandal Patti Stanger is famous for fixing up famous clients with potential dates, so she's obviously an expert on picking up body language between partners — and Grandma's home!!!!!!
In a career that has spanned fifty years, she has sold more than 50 million records worldwide.
La Belle has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Apollo Theater Hall of Fame and the Songwriters' Hall of Fame.
In 2005, the World Music Awards recognized her years in the music business by awarding her the Legend Award.
La Belle was included in Rolling Stone on their list of 100 Greatest Singers.La Belle's success has extended as an actress with a notable role in the film, A Soldier's Story, and in TV shows such as A Different World and American Horror Story: Freak Show.