Celebs Honor Chaka Khan at 2013 Apollo Spring Gala

The historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC held it's 8th annual Spring Gala with a star-studded bash in honor of Chaka Khan. See how Erykah Badu, Mary J. Blige, Patti Labelle and more paid homage to the legendary diva.

Yolanda Sangweni Jun, 11, 2013

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Erykah Badu and Chaka Khan attend the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Mary J. Blige performs at the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Patti LaBelle performs at the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Alexandra Burke, Jennifer Holliday and Deborah Cox onstage at the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Deborah Cox attends the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Soledad O'Brien attends The Apollo Theater's 8th Annual Spring Gala Concert Honoring Chaka Khan at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Kevin Liles, Alexandra Burke and Marcus Samuelsson attend The Apollo Theater's 8th Annual Spring Gala Concert Honoring Chaka Khan at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Marcus Samuelsson attends The Apollo Theater's 8th Annual Spring Gala Concert Honoring Chaka Khan at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Wendell Pierce attends The Apollo Theater's 8th Annual Spring Gala Concert Honoring Chaka Khan at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Wayne Brady performs at the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater on in New York City.

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Gayle King attends the 8th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala Concert at The Apollo Theater on June in New York City.

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S. Epatha Merkerson attends The Apollo Theater's 8th Annual Spring Gala Concert Honoring Chaka Khan at The Apollo Theater in New York City.