Catch the legend with Chaka Khan tickets! Whether performing funk, disco, jazz, soul, hip hop or on Broadway, Chaka Khan is sure to entertain a crowd. Since debuting to mainstream audiences as a member of the band Rufus, Chaka Khan has blown audiences away with her powerful voice that has spanned genres and time.
With classic hits like “I’m Every Woman”, “Through the Fire”, “I Feel for You”, and many more it is clear that decades later there still “Ain’t Nobody” like Chaka Khan. To see the reigning Queen of Funk Soul in concert order Chaka Khan tickets from OnlineTickets.com!
Born Yvette Marie Stevens in Illinois, Chaka Khan came into her own musically at an early age. By the time Chaka Khan entered high school she had joined the Afro-Arts Theater and later adopted the name Chaka Adunne Aduffe Yemoja Hodarhi Karifi. Before becoming a founding member of the 1970s funk band Rufus, Chaka Khan honed her explosive voice with soul groups including the Crystalettes, Lyfe, and The Babysitters.
Rufus would become one of the most successful soul bands of the 1970s and would be responsible for launching the careers of Tony Maiden, Bobby Watson, and of course Chaka Khan. Stevie Wonder became a fan of Rufus after hearing the band cover his song “Maybe Your Baby”. With Chaka Khan’s electrifying voice in mind, Stevie Wonder wrote “Tell Me Something Good” which propelled Rufus and Chaka Khan to superstardom. On the strength of Chaka Khan’s fiery voice, Rufus amassed a string of hits from 1970 until 1983.
After experiencing great success with Rufus, Chaka Khan launched her solo career with the 1978 release Chaka. The Ashford & Simpson-written single “I’m Every Woman” was a disco hit and cemented Chaka Khan’s success. Since then Chaka Khan has provided fans with hit after hit. Throughout her illustrious career Chaka Khan has earned 10 Grammy Awards and is showing no signs of stopping. 2007’s Funk This produced the hit single “Disrespectful”, a Grammy-winning collaboration between Chaka Khan and the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul Mary J. Blige.
In 2008 Chaka Khan is hitting the stage to bring three decades of hits to life. Longtime fans and first-time listeners alike will be amazed by the power behind Chaka Khan’s voice. Add covers of Prince and Jimi Hendrix hits to Chaka Khan’s dynamic stage presence and Chaka Khan is sure to bring any house down. To experience an electrifying performance by the legendary Chaka Khan, order Chaka Khan tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!