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Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan’s real name, Yvette Marie Stevens, is a little less fierce. She was given the first name of “Chaka” by an African shaman. She picked up the last name of “Khan” when she married Hassan Khan. Chaka Khan also performed in 1999.

Real Names of Music Stars

January 19, 2013

These performers weren't always known by their stage names.

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