After making her return with the singles "Like Sugar" and "Hello Happiness," Queen of Funk Chaka Khan announces the release date for her new studio album, Hello Happiness. The 10-time Grammy Award winner will deliver the new project on February 15, 2019 via Major Lazer's Diary Records / Island Records. According to a press release: 'Hello Happiness' is an album which sets Chaka Khan’s [More]
Chaka Khan kicks off 2019 in a great place and she's making it known on her brand new single, "Hello Happiness." On the feel-good, dance-ready offering, the Queen of Funk aims to bring joy and love to her listeners while showcasing her ever-so-solid powerhouse delivery. "Hello Happiness" is the second single from Khan's forthcoming album "Goodbye Sadness, Hello Happiness," slated to arrive [More]
Music icons Janet Jackson, Rufus and Chaka Khan, and L Cool J are among this year's nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame’s Class of 2019. The list of inductees also includes Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, The Cure, Kraftwerk, Rage Against the Machine, The Zombies, MC5, and Devo. Six of the acts are nominated for the first time, including Stevie in her own right, as she has [More]
The visual for Chaka Khan's new, funky, infectious single "Like Sugar" has arrived! The song is a collaboration between The Queen of Funk and Grammy-nominated producer Switch and serves as the first single from Khan's forthcoming album on Switch’s new label imprint, Diary Records. While Chaka Khan has returned to touring, new tracks have only emerged sporadically since her 2007 [More]
The incomparable Chaka Khan is back with a new single called "Like Sugar," and it's oh, so sweet. With an authentically funky bassline that rivals the funk classics of the 70s and 80s, the song (produced by Switch) sees Chaka singing of savory temptations when it comes to her love interest. “It’s like sugar/ So sweet/ Good enough to eat,” [More]
London-based producer and songwriter Tieks gets support from music legend Chaka Khan and Jamaican reggae artist Popcaan for his inspirational/EDM single "Say a Prayer."
The video features ten special guest features from the winners of the “I Love Myself” video contest – an initiative helmed by Khan
“I Love Myself” is an anthem that promotes self-esteem and putting one’s life in order. The new single, also written and produced by GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter B. Slade...
Earlier this year, fans of Janet Jackson created a video called #InductJanet in support of getting her inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. Now, the social media movement has the chance to pick up steam because Jackson has been selected as a nominee (again) for the 2017 induction ceremony. Ckaka Khan, Tupac, and the disco/funk collective Chic are also among the nominees.
She recently revealed to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the reason for her non-participation is because it's still too painful, but that doesn't mean she doesn’t plan on ever publicly honoring him...