On My Own… Patti LaBelle Thanks Hilarious Viral Reviewer For Helping Her Sell Thousands Of Sweet Potato Pies!

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Patti Labelle Thanks James Wright For Viral Sweet Potato Review

James Wright’s hilarious video review of Patti LaBelle’s sweet potato pie has broken the internet! The viral star, who is a huge fan of Patti LaBelle, helped the singer sell out of delicious pies across the nation.

James says Auntie Patti called him to thank him for his video and is a big fan of his singing according to Fox 32 Chicago

Wright, posted an online review of the pie on Facebook that received more than 6 million views because of his humor and his singing.

FOX 32’s Dawn Hasbrouck caught up with the new viral video star via Skype Friday night. He told says Grammy-Award winning singer Patti LaBelle called him Friday morning to say “thank you” for his sweet review!

Wright said he was crying like a baby.

“She kept thanking me and she kept telling me how much she loved me and she just kept telling me to be me,” Wright said. “She was like, ‘boy, you can sang!’”

Wright is plastered all over Patti’s Facebook page:

The power of a viral video is real!


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