Caption: Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan, Credit: MCA
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Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan 

Rufusized: Tony Maiden & kevin Murphy of Rufus Vol. II

From: Howard Burchette
Series: The Funk Show
Length: 54:21

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The story of RUFUS featuring CHAKA KHAN in their own words, by two of the founding members; keyboardist KEVIN MURPHY and guitarist TONY MAIDEN. Read the full description.

Rufus_small This is volume II of a three part series. Each part is divided into three segments giving room for PSA’s, station ID’s and announcements.

Rufus featuring Chaka Khan is a familiar name if the world of the Funk and popular music. Their many hits were Once You Get Started, Sweet Thing, Tell Me Something Good, Dance With Me, Midnight, plus many more. One of the original and founding members of Rufus prior to Chaka Khan joining is Kevin Murphy. Tony Maiden joined the band latter replacing the original guitarist. Joining Howard Burchette on this segment of the Funk Show is Kevin Murphy and Tony Maiden who discuss the history of the band Rufus and what they are doing today. The funky sounds of Rufus featuring Chaka Khan on this installment of the Funk Show!


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Piece Description

This is volume II of a three part series. Each part is divided into three segments giving room for PSA’s, station ID’s and announcements.

Rufus featuring Chaka Khan is a familiar name if the world of the Funk and popular music. Their many hits were Once You Get Started, Sweet Thing, Tell Me Something Good, Dance With Me, Midnight, plus many more. One of the original and founding members of Rufus prior to Chaka Khan joining is Kevin Murphy. Tony Maiden joined the band latter replacing the original guitarist. Joining Howard Burchette on this segment of the Funk Show is Kevin Murphy and Tony Maiden who discuss the history of the band Rufus and what they are doing today. The funky sounds of Rufus featuring Chaka Khan on this installment of the Funk Show!


Broadcast History

February 14, 2009

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
I'm Every Woman (live) Chaka Khan Sinbad's 2nd Annual Summer Jam [LIVE]. Intersound Records 1996 04:00
A Real Mother For Ya Johnny Guitar Watson A Real Mother For Ya. Collectables 1994 04:00
Once You Get Started Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan The Very Best of Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan. MCA 1996 04:31
Aint Nobody Chaka Khan Epiphany: The Best of Chaka Khan, Vol. 1 . Reprise / Wea 1996 04:40
Stay Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan Street Player. MCA 1994 04:00
Black Cat The Ohio Players Ecstasy. Westbound Records Inc. 2007 04:29
Sweet Thing Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan The Very Best of Rufus…. MCA 1996 03:20
At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan The Very Best of Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan. MCA 1996 04:21
Please Pardon Me (You Remind Me Of A Friend Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan The Very Best of Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan. MCA 1996 03:06
Ballero (live) WAR War Live . Avenue Records 1992 08:29

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