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Chaka Khan for Apollo Theater Hall of Fame

Apr 22 2013

The Apollo Theater has announced they will induct the "Queen of Funk-Soul" Chaka Khan into their Hall of Fame on June 10.  Patti LaBelle and Mary J. Blige will perform in Khan's honor at the New York Gala which is held each year to raise money for Apollo's education and community outreach programs.  Past honorees include Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones, among others.  Emmy award-winning actress Sarah Jessica Parker and Tony Award winner Jennifer Holliday are also slated to appear at the gala this year.  Both Lionel Richie and the late Etta James were inducted into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame in 2012. 

Last changed: Apr 22 2013 at 5:40 AM

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