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Nile Rodgers Is More Than Chic

by Paul Cashmere on July 12, 2013

in New Music,News

There is more to Nile Rodgers than Chic and Daft Punk.

The R&B genius was behind hits for Diana Ross, Sister Sledge, Debbie Harry and Sheila E and those hits have been compiled for a double disc set though Warner Music.

‘Nile Rodgers Presents The Chic Organization – Up All Night’ highlights the 40-year career of Nile Rodgers with songs like ‘Le Freak’, ‘Good Times’, ‘Upside Down’, ‘Backfired’ and ‘We Are Family’.

Rodgers is being heard for the first time by a lot of music fans via the Daft Punk album ‘Random Access Memories’. The tracks ‘Give Life Back To Music’, ‘Lose To Dance Yourself’ and the hit song ‘Get Lucky’ are the sound of Nile Rogers.

The ‘Up All Night’ compilation is a Daft Punk fan’s musical link with the past.

The album will be released on August 2.

TRACK LIST

CD1
1. Le Freak CHIC
2. He’s The Greatest Dancer SISTER SLEDGE
3. Upside Down DIANA ROSS
4. Everybody Dance (12” Remix) CHIC
5. We Are Family SISTER SLEDGE
6. Spacer (12” Remix) SHEILA & B. DEVOTION
7. I Want Your Love CHIC
8. Lost In Music SISTER SLEDGE
9. Saturday NORMA JEAN WRIGHT
10. Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) CHIC
11. Got To Love Somebody SISTER SLEDGE
12. My Feet Keep Dancing CHIC

CD2
1. Good Times CHIC
2. I’m Coming Out DIANA ROSS
3. Why (12” Remix) CARLY SIMON
4. My Forbidden Lover (12” Remix) CHIC
5. Thinking Of You SISTER SLEDGE
6. I Love My Lady JOHNNY MATHIS
7. Backfired (12” Remix) DEBBIE HARRY
8. Soup For One (12” Remix) CHIC
9. High Society (12” Remix) NORMA JEAN WRIGHT
10. Reach Your Peak (12” Remix) SISTER SLEDGE
11. Your Love Is Good (USA 12” Remix) SHEILA & B. DEVOTION
12. My Old Piano DIANA ROSS
13. Chic Cheer CHIC

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