Chaka Khan, Stephanie Mills Prepare for Verzuz Battle

L-R: Chaka Khan, Stephanie Mills
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Two titans of soul - Chaka Khan and Stephanie Mills - will square off in the next "battle" on the popular Verzuz online series in November.


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The livestream music series, created by hip-hop producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz in 2020 as a friendly competition during COVID-19 quarantine, has become a phenomenon, with rap and soul artists and producers meeting up regularly to share their favorite hits and the stories behind them. Past meet-ups include Earth, Wind & Fire and The Isley Brothers, Keith Sweat and Bobby Brown, and Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle.

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On Thursday, Nov. 18, Khan and Mills will take the stage at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles to showcase the best of their material, among them a total of 35 Top 10 R&B hits in America. Local fans can purchase tickets, and the event will be streamed live starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Instagram, YouTube and Facebook.

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