"Fate" is a 1981 song by Chaka Khan from her album What Cha' Gonna Do for Me. Despite not being released as a single Fate is often included on disco, post-disco and other compilations such as The Very Best Of 100 R&B Classics & 100 Hits Disco. It was also remixed on Chaka Khan's remix album Life Is a Dance: The Remix Project under the title "Fate (David Shaw & Winston Jones Remix)", this version of the song was 5:38, over 2 minutes longer than the original. The instrumental intro to Fate has been sampled in many different occasions, notable by Stardust in 1998 for their song "Music Sounds Better with You" which reached no. 2 in the UK and no. 1 on the US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart.
Fate is a Danish heavy metal band originally formed in 1984. They released four albums between 1984-1990 before disbanding in 1993. However, after a one-off reunion at a German music festival in 2004, Fate was reformed and released a new album, V, in 2006. In 2010 Fate Released Best Of Fate 25 Years on EMI and in November 2011 the brand new album Ghosts From The Past was released on AOR Heaven in EU and Rubicon in Japan.