Questlove Animates His Journey To Eat Patti Labelle’s Soul Cooking (Video)
Beyond a drummer, DJ, musical supervisor, and producer, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson is a foodie. Followers of the Grammy Award-winning Philadelphia, Pennsylvania native’s social platforms know, as well as his friends and acquaintances, that ?uest is out for the finest in global culinary offerings.
Never shy from a celebrity story, Questlove and his OkayPlayers animated an extensive nine-minute-telling of one man’s epic search to sample Patti Labelle’s famed soul food cooking. Labelle, also a Grammy Award-winning Philly native, has a line of BBQ sauces featured at her website, which also includes recipes and a forum devoted to food. Still singing, although more Soul and Gospel than Disco these days, the Lady Marmalade icon thrives in the studio, on stage, and in the kitchen:
In his own brand of humor, the animated short (which may have additional volumes) tracks the funky drummer trying to slip lip over macaroni and cheese and other delights, with a host of road-blocks along the way.
Have you ever had the Soul singer’s BBQ sauce?