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Birth Place:
Great Lakes, IL, USA
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Chaka Khan has received a steady stream of accolades for both her artistry and philanthropy. Her awards include the Soul Train Legend Award (2009), the BET Lifetime Achievement Award (2006), the GRAMMY Honors Award from the NARAS Chicago Chapter (2006) and the World Music Award Lifetime Achievement ... (read complete bio)
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@chakakhan - 10/27/20 02:04pm ‘City So Real’ 5-part documentary series premiers this Thurs, Oct. 29th 7pmET/7:00pmPT • Please don’t miss the imp… https://


@chakakhan - 10/25/20 07:55pm Chaka Khan Special Crib Rehearsal We are putting something special for you real soon #ChakaKhan #BTS https://


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Birth Place: Great Lakes, IL, USA

Bio:
Chaka Khan has received a steady stream of accolades for both her artistry and philanthropy. Her awards include the Soul Train Legend Award (2009), the BET Lifetime Achievement Award (2006), the GRAMMY Honors Award from the NARAS Chicago Chapter (2006) and the World Music Award Lifetime Achievement ... (read complete bio)
Lift Every Voice Concert Announced to Raise Funds and Mobilizing Voters Photo Lift Every Voice Concert Announced to Raise Funds and Mobilizing Voters
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2020

Legends virtually unite Sunday, October 25th for Lift Every Voice, a special concert from the Lift Every Voice Victory Fund raising funds and mobilizing voters. Funds raised will be divided among a coalition of political action committees, including Color of Change PAC, The Collective PAC, CTRL Z and Higher Heights Political Fund. 

Zeb Samuels & His Team Of Multi-Talented Jazz Musicians Share 'Astral Commence' Singl Photo Zeb Samuels & His Team Of Multi-Talented Jazz Musicians Share 'Astral Commence' Single
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020

London-born and based musician and multi-instrumentalist Zeb Samuels has released the single, 'Astral Commence' on the 16th of October via Deep Heads.

HeIsTheArtist Continues Exploration Of Genres On Fleetwood Mac Cover Photo HeIsTheArtist Continues Exploration Of Genres On Fleetwood Mac Cover
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2020

On October 12th, the iTunes chart-topping Christian Jazz/Neosoul singer-songwriter from New York City is releasing his cover of 'Landslide' by Fleetwood Mac. The track is from his November 27th EP release, 'Roots.'

Patti Austin, Chaka Khan, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Brenda Russell, And More To Appear In  Photo Patti Austin, Chaka Khan, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Brenda Russell, And More To Appear In TWIST2020 Voter Participation Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

Multiple award-winning recording artists Patti Austin, Chaka Khan, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Brenda Russell, Sheila E., Terri Lyne Carrington, India.Arie, Ledisi, Siedah Garrett, Lisa Fischer, and Lalah Hathaway have formed TWIST (Tuff Women In Strange Times), a dynamic coalition of superstar female talent to rally voters to the polls for Election Day 2020.

Fly By Midnight and Shoffy Join Forces for 'Caffeine' Photo Fly By Midnight and Shoffy Join Forces for 'Caffeine'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Indie/Pop artists Fly By Midnight and Shoffy link up for a show-stopping new single ‘Caffeine’ out now via Snafu Records. To coincide with the single release, the artists have also debuted the official music video on that pays homage to the female icons of the 90s’. With ‘International Coffee Day’ just days around the corner on October 1st, ‘Caffeine’ is the perfect soundtrack for the holiday and will serve as the first collaboration between the artists.

Fly By Midnight & Shoffy Release 'Caffeine' Photo Fly By Midnight & Shoffy Release 'Caffeine'
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

Indie/Pop artists Fly By Midnight and Shoffy link up for a show-stopping new single ‘Caffeine’ out on Friday September 25th via Snafu Records.

'70s Soul Comes to Life with THE SOUL OF THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL Photo '70s Soul Comes to Life with THE SOUL OF THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2020

Like never before THE SOUL OF THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL brings home audiences and music lovers everywhere an unforgettable collection of legendary soul artists performing their hits in the prime of their careers.

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Singer Loren Allred Releases Highly-Anticipated New Single 'This Photo THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Singer Loren Allred Releases Highly-Anticipated New Single 'This Summer'
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

Critically-acclaimed vocalist and songwriter Loren Allred today unveils her moving ballad “This Summer.'

HeIsTheArtist Releases ADAM & EVE Concept EP Photo HeIsTheArtist Releases ADAM & EVE Concept EP
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

The iTunes chart-topping Christian Jazz/Neosoul singer-songwriter from New York City has released 'Adam & Eve.' The EP features two international #1 iTunes chart singles.

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN Soundtrack to Feature Original End Credit Song 'Free' by Diane  Photo THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN Soundtrack to Feature Original End Credit Song 'Free' by Diane Warren, Performed by Charlie Puth
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

Walt Disney Records is set to release the digital original soundtrack to Disney's new movie 'The One and Only Ivan,' streaming exclusively on Disney+. Directed by Thea Sharrock ('Me Before You'), the movie and soundtrack feature the original end-credit song, 'Free' written by Diane Warren and performed by Charlie Puth.

Shefik To Moderate LGBTQ+ Discussion With Bruce Cohen, Christopher Donaldson, Pepperm Photo Shefik To Moderate LGBTQ+ Discussion With Bruce Cohen, Christopher Donaldson, Peppermint, And Kareem Ferguson
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020

Out of over 5,000 festivals in the world, Hip Hop Film Festival founded by CR Capers — is the only festival to focus on writers, directors, and producers who grew up in the global culture of hip-hop. The world tour is well underway, after recently completing successful stops in South Africa, Italy, Kenya, and West Africa.

BWW Previews: Brandy's Piano Bar Launches SUPPORT BRANDY'S Concert Series August 6th Photo BWW Previews: Brandy's Piano Bar Launches SUPPORT BRANDY'S Concert Series August 6th
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 4, 2020

Brandy's Piano Bar has been the little bar that could for five months, and as the lockdown continues, the team at Brandy's starts a new fundraising effort - a concert series on Thursday nights.

Bruce Hornsby Debuts 'Bright Star Cast' Featuring Jamila Woods and Vernon Reid Photo Bruce Hornsby Debuts 'Bright Star Cast' Featuring Jamila Woods and Vernon Reid
by TV News Desk - Jul 22, 2020

Finding inspiration from The New York Times Magazine's “1619 Project,” James Weldon Johnson's “Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing” as well as the work of historian Taylor Branch, Grammy-award winning pianist, singer and songwriter Bruce Hornsby debuts “Bright Star Cast.”

Brenda Nicole Moorer Brings Together 20 Atlanta Artists for Genre-Bending Jazz Projec Photo Brenda Nicole Moorer Brings Together 20 Atlanta Artists for Genre-Bending Jazz Project
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2020

Atlanta based singer and songwriter, Brenda Nicole Moorer, gathers 20 millennial artists to create and explore the next generation of jazz through a new lens. The resulting project is a 10 song concept genre bending jazz album entitled MARROW.

West Midlands' Festivals Bring 2020 Celebrations To Festivalgoers' Homes Photo West Midlands' Festivals Bring 2020 Celebrations To Festivalgoers' Homes
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

Festivals across the West Midlands are currently unable to welcome back visitors with many major cultural events and outdoor festivals such as Birmingham Pride, Download Festival and Birmingham, Solihull and Sandwell Jazz Festival in 2020 either cancelled or postponed, causing an unprecedented impact to culture across the region. 

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa  Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell, and More
by TV News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

Today Disney+ shared the new trailer from the upcoming film Disney's a?oeThe One and Only Ivan.a??

Australia's Newest Virtual Venue The Reservoir Room Now Streaming Live Photo Australia's Newest Virtual Venue The Reservoir Room Now Streaming Live
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020

Live from The Reservoir Room this week, FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE will showcase our two Saturday Night performers Mark Trevorrow and Matt Copley  who will also be joined by special guests Ben Mingay, Prinnie Stevens and the cast of Who's Your Baghdaddy?

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell & More, Wil Photo THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell & More, Will Premiere on Disney+ This August!
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

The Walt Disney Studios announced today that the heartwarming adventure a?oeThe One and Only Ivan,a?? an adaptation of the bestselling, award-winning book about one very special gorilla directed by Thea Sharrock, will premiere exclusively on Disney+ August 21, 2020. 

1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World  Photo 1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020

WORLD GOES ROUND, a supergroup which formed in the late 80s but whose recordings were never released, will be releasing a never-before-heard track titled 'Big House' on Viper Records on May 29.

Elm Street Announces Lineup for 2020/21 Lantern Series Photo Elm Street Announces Lineup for 2020/21 Lantern Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Country legends David Nail and Little Texas headline Elm Street Cultural Arts Village's third outdoor concert season, The Lantern Series, as part of their 2020/2021 Season of Character.

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