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Singer Sarah Dash, Part Of Labelle Trio Known For Hit 'Lady Marmalade,' Dies At 76


 Sarah Dash, co-founder of the 1970s diva rock group Labelle and known for the original hit “Lady Marmalade,”has died. She was 76.

Dash's business manager John Dash told USA TODAY the singer died Monday morning. 

Patti LaBelle grieved her former bandmate's death on Twitter Monday evening noting that the two performed together just days ago. 


"Sarah Dash was an awesomely talented, beautiful and loving soul who blessed my life and the lives of so many others in more ways than I can say," LaBelle wrote. "I am heart broken as I know all of her loved ones and fans are."

What a great lost!