Patti Labelle honored with UNCF Award of Excellence

An all-star line-up of performers celebrates the 30th Anniversary of UNCF's annual television special, An Evening of Stars this Saturday night on KLTV 7, just after our 10 o'clock news.

This year, singer-songwriter Patti Labelle is honored with the Award of Excellence for her artistry and her longtime support of the UNCF mission.

A lot of big stars showed up to honor Labelle: Wayne Brady, Kobe Bryant, Jennifer Hudson.

Previous honorees include: Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Quincy Jones and the late Lou Rawls.