Chaka Khan has doubled down on her negative opinion of Kanye West‘s ‘Through The Wire’, which sampled her 1984 song ‘Through The Fire’.Khan, who was convinced by her son to give West permission to sample the record, has never been shy about voicing her disdain for how the rapper/producer used her song.“He said he wanted to redo the song,” she recalled in a new interview on Vlad TV. “I said, ‘Well, are you a singer?’ He said, ‘No, no.
I just wanted to use your chorus.'”She continued: “I thought about it and said, ‘Well, he can’t mess it up because I will be singing it after all.
It’s my voice.’ But he found a way. By golly, he found a way to frick that up. I was through.”Upset with West’s sped-up ‘chipmunk soul’ style of sampling, which.