Chaka Khan surprised Wendy Williams on her television show to talk about her program that she will be celebrating at The Essence Music Festival.
The past few years seem to have been dedicated to getting healthy. Earlier this year Elev8 was able to show you the first pictures of her new look in Wow! Look At Chaka Khan! – She Shed 60 Pounds & Has A New Outlook!
In February, Khan, who has been sober for eight years, opened up about her battle with substance abuse in a segment of ABC News’ “Cause Celeb” with celebrity stylist Phillip Bloch.
“I’m just a human being and scared most of the time like everybody else is,” she said, referencing her public struggle with drug and alcohol use. “I don’t regret anything in my life because… it made me the amazing chick that I am.”
Chaka tells Wendy about her Essence Music Festival Event and how it moved her here: