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Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan
Born: Mar 23, 1953 in Great Lakes, IL
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Other
Biography: Best known in the mainstream for her superb 1984 cover of Prince's "I Feel for You," R&B singer Chaka Khan enjoyed solo success as well as popularity as a member of the group Rufus. Born Yvette Marie Stevens in Great Lakes, IL, on March 23, 1953, she was raised on Chicago's South Side, and at the age ...Read full biography
Chaka Khan
Released: 1982
Label: WB Import
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An excellent album from Chaka Khan, mixing tingling uptempo tunes with her characteristic soaring, glorious vocals. "Got to Be There" reached number five on the R&B charts, but it actually wasn't the album's ...Read full review
I Feel For You
Released: 1984
Label: Reprise
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When Chaka Khan recorded her fifth solo album, I Feel for You, in 1984, she knew that R&B had changed a lot since the 1970s. Horn-powered funk bands, strings-laden Philadelphia soul, and orchestral disco ...Read full review
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