Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan’s “Sweet Thing” (1975)
ARTIST: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan TITLE: “Sweet Thing” ALBUM: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan (1975) BUY: Amazon | iTunes WATCH/LISTEN: “Sweet Thing” appears on Rufus featuring Chaka Khan’s eponymous 1975 album ‘Rufus featuring Chaka Khan Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan’s “Sweet Thing” (1975) Chaka Khan
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 35 Years of Chaka Khan’s Eponymous 1982 Album ‘Chaka Khan
released November 17, 1982. Vocalist Chaka Khan (born Yvette Stevens) first came to prominence as the Happy 35th Anniversary to Chaka Khan’s eponymous fourth solo studio album Chaka Khan, originally Every Woman,” the LP evinced that Khan had the goods sans Rufus. But Chaka also introduced a new artistic union did not equate to major crossover clout for Khan’s two post-Chaka follow-ups: Naughty Chaka Khan’ is a testament to its creator’s inventive concentration and a glorious bridge between the “old” and (then) “new” elements in black music. jams linger long past its conclusion. BUY Chaka Khan’s Chaka Khan via Amazon | iTunes LISTEN: TRIBUTE: Celebrating 35 Years of Chaka Khan’s Eponymous 1982 Album ‘Chaka Khan Chaka Khan
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of his original fare (Chaka Khan, Lianne La Havas, Darren Hayes), and providing more general coverage of Prince here WATCH: Sheila E. | “The Glamorous Life” Chaka Khan | “I Feel for You” Madonna
Happy Birthday to Chaka Khan, Born March 23, 1953
Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Chaka Khan’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of her with us. established the Chaka Khan Foundation, which provides education programs to at-risk children and helps low -income families with autistic children. In 2002, Chaka Khan scored her eighth Grammy Award—this time Happy Birthday to Chaka Khan, Born March 23, 1953 memories of her with us in the comments below! Born: March 23, 1953 Biography: Chaka Khan was born Chaka Khan and then Rufus & Chaka Khan, continued to have a number of successes over the coming Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Chaka Khan’s musical legacy and share your personal Chaka Khan
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Reveals List of Nominees for Class of 2018
featuring Chaka Khan (2012), Link Wray (2014), and The Zombies (2014, 2017). The 33rd Annual Rock
Happy Birthday to Mary J. Blige, born January 11, 1971
. Blige's Yonkers, New York childhood. Called alternately the new Chaka Khan or new Aretha Franklin, Blige
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan’s ‘Ask Rufus’
relishing in the commercial fruits of their eponymous fourth release, 1975’s Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan, as universally as Chaka Khan), possessed a complex, yet powerhouse voice and indomitable elegance that arrived at a rather transitional period for not only Rufus & Chaka Khan, but for the Black pop TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan’s ‘Ask Rufus’ two predecessors, 1974’s Rufusized and 1975’s Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan, were coherent juggernauts Happy 40th Anniversary to Rufus featuring Chaka Khan’s Ask Rufus, originally released January 19 Chaka Khan
All-Star Lineup Announced for ‘The Official Prince Tribute: A Celebration of Life & Music’
superstar with performances from Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, John Mayer, Anita Baker, Chaka Khan, and
Remembering Nickolas Ashford Today on What Would Have Been His 76th Birthday (Born 5/4/41)
with "Found a Cure." That same year, Chaka Khan recorded their "I'm Every Woman"; the song topped
Happy Birthday to Tamia, Born May 9, 1975
Chaka Khan on the soundtrack for the 1995 film Set It Off. "Missing You" was also nominated for a Grammy
ALBUM REVIEW: Mavis Staples Embodies Red, White & Blue Courage on ‘If All I Was Was Black’
Very few bona fide female soul singers are still around. Gladys Knight, Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan, Roberta
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Mary J. Blige’s Debut Album ‘What’s the 411?’
tradition of Aretha Franklin in the early ‘70s and Chaka Khan later in the decade, Blige began to the Queen of Funk, Chaka Khan, who released the original version 17 years earlier as a member of the
INTERVIEW: En Vogue’s Cindy Herron-Braggs, Forever a Funky Diva
Houston, Natalie by Natalie Cole, and the album where Chaka Khan is sitting on a big ol' pair of lips [laughs]! Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan! SEE En Vogue on tour | Dates EXPLORE En Vogue’s Discography
Happy Birthday to Meshell Ndegeocello, Born August 29, 1968
and second albums, but during the wait, she collaborated with Chaka Khan on the track "Never Miss the
IN MEMORIAM 2016: Remembering Prince – Pop's Greatest Rebel
” (Sheena Easton), “Manic Monday” (The Bangles), “I Feel for You” (Chaka Khan), and “Nothing Compares 2 U
INTERVIEW: Jazz Renaissance Man Christian McBride Captures the Magic of Music
, Roy Hargrove, Chaka Khan, Sonny Rollins, McCoy Tyner, Kathleen Battle, Miles Davis, Issac Hayes
Happy Birthday to Herbie Hancock, Born April 12, 1940
Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Chaka Khan, K'NAAN, Wayne Shorter, James Morrison, and Lisa Hannigan. He was
Happy Birthday to Quincy Jones, Born March 14, 1933
Rufus & Chaka Khan, and his own albums grew into all-star productions in which Jones orchestrated top
INTERVIEW: Gordon Chambers Feels the Music, Finds the Truth
, Chaka Khan, Queen Latifah, Patti LaBelle, Phyllis Hyman, Usher, The Isley Brothers, Aaron Neville
Happy Birthday to Chick Corea, Born June 12, 1941
Concord in 2011, featured guest appearances by Chaka Khan, original RTF guitarist Connors, and
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