Jemal ********/Getty Images for VH1The 21st Annual Trumpet Awards air tonight on TV One, and Chaka Khan is among the evening's honorees. The funk/soul diva will be presented with the Legend Award during the broadcast, which begins at 8 p.m. ET.
In addition, ex-Gap Band singer Charlie Wilson will be acknowledged with the Lifetime Achievement Award. He will also perform during the ceremony, sharing the bill with Jennifer Holliday, Fantasia, Avant, Anthony Hamilton and others.
Each year, the Trumpet Awards honor the achievements of African-Americans in the fields of law, religion, politics, public service, sports and entertainment. An encore presentation of this year's ceremony will air on TV One later Sunday night, at 11 p.m. ET.
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