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Music By Turner: Even as 'Old Sock,' Clapton's music is welcome

...The first single, Gotta Get Over, harkens back to the old days as well.Some fine musicians including JJ Cale, Chaka Khan, Steve Winwood, and Paul McCartney make cameo appearances on the disc. Clapton's primary band ain't too shabby either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-03-05/music-turner-even-old
Singer Whitney Houston has died

...goddaughter of Aretha Franklin.Houston first started singing in the church as a child. In her teens, she sang backup for Chaka Khan, Jermaine Jackson and others, in addition to modeling. It was around that time when music mogul Clive Davis first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-02-11/singer-whitney-houston-has-d
Georgian wins 'American Idol'

...the guest stars who helped fill out the two-hour finale show, among them Rihanna, Neil Diamond, Reba McEntire, Chaka Khan and John Fogarty. "American Idol" judges Steven Tyler, with his band Aerosmith, and Jennifer Lopez also performed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-23/georgia-wins-american-idol
People in the News

...violating his parole by allegedly striking a Hollywood nightclub valet. --- LOS ANGELES (AP) - The son of R&B singer Chaka Khan was ordered to stand trial in the shooting death of a teenager at a party last fall. Damien Patrick Holland, 26, is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/14/ent_2696.shtml
Things to Do
Q&A: Kem on voices, God and growing old

...Motown was a business decision that is working out well. My influences range from Michael Jackson Prince, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, Anita Baker. I have all that stuff inside of me. AP: How was it working with Big Stevie Wonder on "You Might Win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/04/mus_457788.shtml
Music
Living briefs

...Wire Reports BIRTHDAYS TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Comedian Marty Allen is 83. Singer Ric Ocasek (The Cars) is 56. Singer Chaka Khan is 52. Actress Amanda Plummer is 48. Actress Hope Davis is 41. Actor Richard Grieco is 40. Singer-keyboardist Damon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/23/liv_448162.shtml
Life & style
Ray Charles, Grammy-winning master of music, dies at 73

...legs waved in rhythmic joy. His appeal spanned generations: He teamed with such disparate musicians as Willie Nelson, Chaka Khan and Eric Clapton, and appeared in movies including "The Blues Brothers." Pepsi tapped him for TV spots around a simple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/11/mus_418590.shtml
Music
TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week

...one-hour special (with Michelle Phillips as host) that digs into musicians' horticultural side. Other artists include Chaka Khan, Mark Hoppus of Blink-182, Darius Rucker of Hootie and the Blowfish, and John Oates of Hall and Oates.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/13/tel_396976.shtml
Television
Newcomer Norah Jones wins 5 Grammys

...in Need of Love Today," Stevie Wonder and Take Six. Traditional R&B Vocal Performance: "What's Going On," Chaka Khan & The Funk Brothers. Urban/Alternative Performance: "Little Things," India.Arie. R&B Song: "Love of My...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/24/liv_376642.shtml
Life & style
Eight artists get 5 Grammy nods apiece

...Need of Love Today," Stevie Wonder and Take Six. 26. Traditional R&B Vocal Performance: "What's Going On," Chaka Khan & The Funk Brothers; "Put It On Paper," Ann Nesby Featuring Al Green; "Rocksteady," Remy Shand; "Lady," The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/08/liv_362993.shtml
Life & style