Sunday, May 22, 2011
Chaka Khan is born as Yvette Marie Stevens on March 23, 1953 and she s an American-British singer and composer who gained fame in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus.
While still a member of the group in 1978, Khan embarked on a successful solo career.
Her signature hits, both with Rufus and as a solo performer, include "Tell Me Something Good", "Sweet Thing", "Ain't Nobody", "I'm Every Woman", "I Feel for You" and "Through the Fire".
Official website: Chaka Khan