8:01 pm - June 26, 2018 Posted by DeeDee
and the list can go on and on. There are so many present day artist like Mary J Blige, Ledisi and Erykah Badu, who were inspired as children by the body of work created by one of the greatest bands to ever bless the world with music, Rufus and Chaka Khan. Rufus was a multiracial band born on the southside of Chicago. Their common bond music. The band suffered numerous growing pains with members coming and going However the band that would be know as Rufus meshed together in 197 with members At the age of 17, Chaka Khan became the front woman for the band Rufus. Chaka’s stage presence and vocal ability led Rufus to be the hotest band in Chicago during the early 1970’s. She was branded R & B’s wild child, funk goddess, disco diva just to name a few. Rufus went on to be one of the hottest R & B groups during the period when Funk, Roll and Disco were at the top of the charts. One of the greatest voices ever known to man helped to solidify Rufus’ place in history . p=6055″>
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced that Rufus & Chaka Khan were among the among the candidates to be inducted into thee 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. This is an awesome honor in itself. In order to be considered, an act must have released its first single or album at least 25 years ago to qualify for induction. More than 500 voters will determine who makes the hall. New members will be inducted at a ceremony at the hall of fame in Cleveland on April . How can you help? You can help by going to the site and voting for Rufus and Chaka Khan. http://rockhall.com/get-involved/interact/poll/ Your opinion matters. Rock the vote!!!!