Chaka Khan Joins the Cast of Dancing with the Stars Season 21

By Lisa Weseman | Aug 27th, 2015

Tell me something good? International music icon Chaka Khan is joining the Dancing with the Stars Season 21 cast! Chaka has influenced multiple generations of artists and continues to do so as an a singer, songwriter, producer, visual artist, author, actor, philanthropist, entrepreneur, activist and mother. A a ten-time GRAMMY® Award winner who has the rare ability to sing in eight music genres, Chaka has released 22 albums and racked up ten #1 Billboard magazine charted songs. Chaka is currently at work on a series of mixed media visual works with a planned gallery exhibition in 2016, as well as a new CD, set for release later in 2015.

Can Chaka bring her musical genius to the dance floor? Tune in to the Season 21 Premiere of Dancing with the Stars, MONDAY SEPT 14 8|7c on ABC.  

WATCH: Chaka Khan Do the Nae Nae 

CAST ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Nick Carter |  Victor Espinoza | Andy Grammer | Hayes Grier |  Bindi Irwin | Chaka KhanAlexa PenaVega | Carlos PenaVega


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