Gladys Knight congratulated herself on her 78th birthday.
The legendary singer turned 78 on Saturday (05/28/22) and took to social media to celebrate the milestone and thank her fans for their support.
Gladys wrote in the caption to her Instagram post, “I am overwhelmed by the amazing outpouring of love and well wishes on this birthday. Thank you very much! (sic)”.
The creator of the hit “Midnight Train to Georgia” has revealed that she is looking forward to sharing her talents with her fans in the coming year.
The music icon also wished herself a happy birthday.
Gladys, who has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, said on the photo-sharing platform, “I appreciate and love each and every one of you. I am grateful for another wonderful year of life and look forward to continuing to share my talents with you, my wonderful fans, supporters and loved ones! [heart emojis] Happy birthday to me! #xoMsGladys. (sic in original)”
Earlier this year, Gladys admitted that she still enjoys live performances.
The chart-topping star still enjoys singing in front of fans.
Asked if she still enjoys being on stage as much as she did in the early days, Gladys replied, “Yes. This was my life. I’ve been singing since I was four, and here we are. “
The singer also always strives to perform her fans’ favorite songs on tour.
She said, “My fans tell me what they like the most. I try to communicate with them. Whatever you guys want is what you get.”