Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan  American Singer


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Chaka Khan was previously married to Richard Holland (songwriter) (1976).

Chaka Khan has had encounters with Ike Turner (1979), Maurice White and Ledisi.


Chaka Khan is a 68 year old American Singer. Born Yvette Marie Stevens on 23rd March, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, USA, she is famous for Rufus in a career that spans 1972–present and 1970–present. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Chaka Khan has been in an on-screen matchup with Keoikantse Motsepe in Dancing with the Stars (2005).

Chaka Khan is a member of the following lists: American contraltos, American dance musicians and American female singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 - - -
Encounter3 42 years, 6 months 14 years, 2 months -
Total4 42 years, 6 months 10 years, 7 months -


First Name Chaka
Last Name Khan
Full Name at Birth Yvette Marie Stevens
Alternative Name Chaka Adunne Aduffe Hodarhi Karifi Khan, Queen of Funk, Chaka Adunne Aduffe Yemoja Hodarhi Karifi Khan
Age 68 years
Birthday 23rd March, 1953
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Weight 165lbs (75 kg)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Big Voice!, Big Hair!, Wild Clothes!
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Kenwood Academy (dropped out 1969)
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Rufus
Music Genre (Text) R&B, Jazz, Funk, Soul, Disco, Adult Contemporary, Gospel, pop
Music Genre R&B/Soul, R&B
Year(s) Active 1964–present, 1972–present, 1970–present
Music Style Funk, Urban, Club/Dance, Electronic, Smooth Soul, Quiet Storm
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Stylish, Sensual, Carefree, Playful, Romantic
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Drum Kit
Record Label ABC, Warner Bros., Reprise, MCA, NPG, Burgundy
Associated Acts Rufus, Prince, Anastacia, Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, Ashford & Simpson, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Natalie Cole, Vesta Williams, Stephen Bishop, Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, Mary J. Blige, Rick James, Cissy Houston, Lisa Fischer, Donna Summer, Raymond D'Angelo Sims, Miki Howard, Raymond D'Angelo Sims
Cup Size B
Official Websites,,,,,,
Family Member Indira Milini (daughter), Damien Holland (son)

Yvette Marie Stevens (born March 23, 1953), better known by her stage name Chaka Khan, is an American singer and songwriter. Her career has spanned nearly five decades, beginning in the 1970s as the lead vocalist of the funk band Rufus. Khan received public attention for her vocals and image. Known as the "Queen of Funk", Khan was the first R&B artist to have a crossover hit featuring a rapper, with "I Feel for You" in 1984. Khan has won ten Grammy Awards and has sold an estimated 70 million records worldwide.

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Chaka Khan68 AriesSinger
Ike Turner76 ScorpioComposer
Maurice White74 SagittariusVocalist
Ledisi49 AriesSinger
Richard Holland (songwriter)-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
DamienMale197942 years oldRichard Holland (songwriter)


The One and Only Ivan2020Henrietta (voice)Movie
The Masked Singer2019Miss MonsterTV Show
Empire2015Chaka KhanTV Show
Roof Sex2002Pussy - the CatShort Film
Globehunters2000Marla (voice)TV Movie
Malcolm & Eddie1996RosalynTV Show
Dancing Into the Nineties1990TV Movie
Chaka Khan: Can't Stop the Street1985Short Film
Hunter1984Miss Gina BTV Show
The Blues Brothers1980Choir SoloistMovie
Chaka Khan - I'm Every Woman1978Chaka KhanShort Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (14)

jmullen of coloradoJun 28, 2014

Great to see the Queen of Funk in the Soul of the 70's series from Time Life Entertainment. COOL!

stmichael777liveSep 4, 2011

One of the best voices in R&B ever.

Queen vixenJun 6, 2010

Chaka is the first and the last of her kind. I sing your songs to my man and to myself, all the time. Love you

missthick561missthick561Dec 5, 2009


LadyreeLadyreeOct 18, 2009

Yes, I love you and your music for years Girl!

Chaka KhanJun 6, 2009

Chaka Khan: all tracks like the rhythm quality of: Umbrella: in combination of the instruments of: Rehab: AW: and: electronic: F-l-o R-i-d-a feat. K-e-s-h-a: but you could release your last album with three or five new tracks: every year possible: Tracks: 1/9/16: or: 1/4/9/10/16:18: design, colors: Umbrella: Gone With The Wind: and: video: design, colors: ain´t no other man: grammy video: Lisa Lavie: Free Your Mind:: girl you know it´s true !

bootsybrownbootsybrownMar 2, 2009

oh snap ?

Chaka KhanOct 7, 2008

Chaka Khan: reading: Lisa Lavie: Free Your Mind: there are only one life: there´s nothing to lose: believe that: that´s no joke: i know you want me: you really wanna: come on: straight to the door: 15 Tracks: five of them: like: Alina: Nur Für Dich=Just For You: she wants to die for me: show me your love: tracks 4/6/7 and 9/10/11: like: Just For You: rhythm: Umbrella: two grammies: two grammy production: all tracks with the same instruments: until to: Chaka Khan: girl you know it´s true !

Gilda WalkerJun 19, 2008

Chaka wasn`t married to Doug they lived together, her second husband was Richard Holland they have a son named Damien Milton Patrick Holland.

mz_tamaralewis225Apr 3, 2008

i love your music girl

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