Wayne Brady to Host Apollo Theater Spring Gala Honoring Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan will be inducted into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame

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wayne brady smiling in suitThe Apollo is honoring one of soul’s greatest vocalists, Chaka Khan, at The Apollo Theater Spring Gala and comedian Wayne Brady has been tapped to host the extravaganza affair.

Scheduled to perform are Patti LaBelle, Jennifer Holliday, Alexandra Burke, and Mary J. Blige and Erykah Badu will present the legend with the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame award.

“I am honored that the Apollo is inducting me into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame,” Khan said in a press release. “The Apollo Theater is an American institution and is world-renowned for developing, nurturing, and creating talent for decades. The Apollo Theater has supported my career and now they are a part of honoring my legacy. I am looking forward to the celebration.”

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