Chaka Khan Quotes
Being a singer is a way for me to get to a platform to do more.
But really, we also need to learn how to love one another as women. How to appreciate and respect each other.
Everyone in my family sang, and we would always sing these songs.
Getting a degree, being on Sesame Street... those were like real accomplishments to me.
I have a lot of charity work I'm into right now, and selling my Chakalates - supporting that whole effort.
I remember seeing the movie To Sir With Love when I was a little girl.
I'd been in a vicious cycle and circle of people and couldn't see my way out. So I picked myself up one day about 15 years ago and moved where I didn't know anyone.
I'd like to work on putting art programs back in schools.
I've always struggled so much just to appreciate myself.
I've been collaborating with Ira Schickman on some songs, and there will be many other, great musicians involved.
If we could just see how related we all are, how we're really all in the same place.
In my thirties, I felt I had hold of one of the reins some of the time.
My mom took me to see Goldfinger. My mom took me to see To Sir, With Love.
My philosophy is familiarity breeds contempt.
One of the album's songs features Mary J. Blige, but I don't want to talk too much about it yet. I think you will hear the music that's been playing in my head when it comes out.
The bickering and fighting and hating that women do with each other - it's going to kill us as a race of people.
There are a lot of people I would have liked to have collaborated with, and would still like to.
To me, this degree was an acknowledgment of my work in music.
Well. I'm probably not loving myself like I should, but I'm really trying.
When I was in my twenties, it felt like I was riding wild horses, and I was hoping I didn't go over a cliff.
Category: Music Quotes