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Wayne Brady to Host Apollo Theater Spring Gala Honoring Chaka Khan

May 22 2013

Chaka Khan will be honored at the Apollo Theater Spring Gala 2013 as the legendary singer is inducted into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame.  The gala will be hosted by Emmy-award winning entertainer Wayne Brady and will feature performances and appearances by Erykah Badu, Mary J. Blige, Patti LaBelle, Jennifer Holliday and Sarah Jessica Parker.  The gala will be held June 10 in Harlem, New York.  Meanwhile, Chaka continues to celebrate her 40th anniversary in the music business as she readies a new jazz album, due out this summer on Blue Note.  She has also confirmed an appearance at the Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival on June 9 joining artists like Marcus Miller, Gregory Porter and Eddie Palmieri.  A full list of Chaka's tour dates is available here.

Last changed: May 22 2013 at 5:50 AM

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