Wikipedia : This day (March 23, 1953), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Yvette Marie Stevens a.k.a. Chaka Khan, an American singer.
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@Facebook : For there’s only one Chaka, woman of fire, possessed of a powerhouse, unforgettably distinctive trademark vocal style who sings with unrelenting passion, honest emotion and authenticity; no matter what the song, you can count on Chaka to deliver with realness, every time.
@last.fm : Debuting in 1973 with a self-titled effort on the ABC label, Rufus was among the preeminent funk groups of the decade; distinguished by Khan’s dynamic vocals, the group earned half a dozen gold or platinum albums.
@Discogs : Chaka began her solo career with the hit, I’m Every Woman, a tune written especially for her by the songwriting team of Ashford & Simpson. Since then, Chaka has recorded nine albums and been honored with five Grammy Awards.
Video : Live 8/11/2012 (1/2) . Live 8/11/2012 (2/2) . Edisons (2010) . w/ Stevie Wonder – Tell me Something Good 2003 . Im Every Woman (2002) . Alfie! (1995) . w/ Fourplay – Between The Sheets . w/ Bb King, Gladys Knight – Ain’T Nobody’S Business (1987) .