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7/11/16-Chaka Khan in rehab

Grammy award winning R&B singer Chaka Khan is canceling her July performances in order to focus on her health, according to her website.The 63-year-old singer will enter into a drug rehabilitation program." "Chaka has struggled with a dependence on prescription pain medications and has voluntarily entered the program to get healthy and stay that way," a message to fans on Khan's website said Sunday. She became a household name and […]

todayJuly 11, 2016

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8/31/15-Chaka Khan 2 Dance w/Stars!

Season 21 of Dancing With the Stars is starting to look like a gathering of veteran music artists. It has been revealed that Nick Carter from the Backstreet Boys would be competing on the show when it premiers on September 14 and, today, you can add Chaka Khan to the list. Khan was an original member of Rufus who signed with ABC Records in 1973. During her ten years with […]

todayAugust 31, 2015

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7/27/13- Chaka Khan joins Florida protest

Following in the footsteps of fellow R&B stars Stevie Wonder and Dionne Warwick, Chaka Khan has said that she will be boycotting the state of Florida. Khan recently talked with the Huffington Post, saying that the Trayvon Martin trial "was a travesty. Racism is still very much alive and well in this country. It has gone to more of a cerebral state. But it's alive and well. The new slavery […]

todayJuly 27, 2013

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6/6/13- Chaka Khan ordered to rest

Chaka Khan has been ordered by her doctors to go on extended vocal rest. The R&B great has cancelled four shows in June including the Capital Jazz Festival in Columbia, MD, the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival, an appearance with the Columbus (OH) Symphony Orchestra and the concert Joni: A Portrait in Song in Toronto. Khan, however, will not miss her June 10 induction into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame […]

todayJune 6, 2013

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