Quincy Jones and Patti LaBelle attend the Apollo Theater 75th Anniversary Gala

57636155Quincy Jones and Patti LaBelle attend the Apollo Theater 75th Anniversary Gala at The Apollo Theater on June 8, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

The theater celebrated the event, hosted by former “It’s Showtime at the Apollo” host Steve Harvey, with a gala benefit tribute concert and awards ceremony, in which Quincy Jones and Patti LaBelle were inducted into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame. Mariah Carey presented Patti with her Hall of Fame award.