BBC tapes Nile Rodgers and Chic (2018)

September 28, 2018 - BBC will record a short set of Nile Rodgers & Chic at BBC Maida Vale Studios in London<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Happy Birthday Nile Rodgers.’The Jewels Of Nile’

This day (September 19, 1952), in New York City, is bornNile Rodgers,an American musician, producer, composer, arranger, and guitarist.ContentsTracklist : 1 . w/ Chic feat. Rebecca Ferguson - Nothing Left But Family (2020) 2 . @ Final | The X Factor UK (2018) 3 . I’m Coming Out / Upside Down (2017) 4 . w/ Duran Duran – Notorious (2016) 5 . Get Lucky (2014) 6 . Chic – Good Times (2011) 7 .…

Nile Rodgers takes Chic to Holland (2013)

September 16, 2013 - Nile Rodgers will play all his major hits with a little help from Chic at Muziekgebouw Frits Philips in Eindhoven, The Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Nile Rodgers takes Chic to Paris (2013)

September 10, 2013 - Nile Rodgers and Chic will throw a giant "Good Times Party" and play all their hits at the Grande Halle de la Villette in Paris during the Jazz à la Villette festival.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Nile Rodgers brings Chic to Paris (2018)

July 4, 2018 - Nile Rodgers & CHIC plus various guests will be on stage at the Salle Pleyel in Paris<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Diana Ross releases ‘Diana’ featuring ‘Upside Down’ and produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers (1980)

Diana Ross' 'Diana' is her eleventh studio album produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers and released on May 22, 1980 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Upside Down (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:04 . 2.Tenderness (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:52 . 3.Friend To Friend (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:19 . 4.I'M Coming Out (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 05:25 . 5.Have Fun…

David Bowie releases ‘Let’s Dance’ co-produced with Nile Rodgers and featuring ‘China Girl’ (1983)

David Bowie's 'Let's Dance' is his fifteenth studio album (featuring "Let's Dance" "Modern Love" and "China Girl"), co-produced with Nile Rodgers and released on April 14, 1983 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Modern Love (David Bowie) - 04:46 . 2.China Girl (David Bowie, Iggy Pop) - 05:32 . 3.Let'S Dance (David Bowie) - 07:37 . 4.Without You (David Bowie) - 03:08 . 5.Ricochet (David Bowie) - 05:14 .…

David Bowie releases ‘Black Tie White Noise,’ his eighteenth album co-produced with Nile Rodgers (1993)

David Bowie's 'Black Tie White Noise' is his eighteenth studio album featuring guitarist Mick Ronson, co-produced with Nile Rodgers and released on April 5, 1993 by SavageTrack Listing : 1.The Wedding (David Bowie) - 05:04 . 2.You'Ve Been Around (David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels) - 04:45 . 3.I Feel Free (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) - 04:52 . 4.Black Tie White Noise (David Bowie) - 04:52 . 5.Jump They Say…

Eric, Steve, Roger Nile et al pay a ‘Tribute to Ginger Baker’ (2020)

February 17, 2020 - Eric Clapton, his band - that is Paul Carrack (org, kb), Chris Stainton (kb), Sonny Emory (d), Steve Gadd (d), Willie Weeks (b), Katie Kissoon & Sharon White (bck voc) - plus special guests : Steve Winwood, Roger Waters, Nile Rodgers, Ronnie Wood, Kofi Baker, Kenney Jones, Henry Spinetti and Will Johns will share the stage for a special "Tribute to Ginger Baker" at Eventim…

This week In Soul Artists 38/52

John Legend, The Roots, Luther Vandross, Nile Rodgers, Chic, Jimmy Witherspoon, Isaac Hayes, Earth Wind and Fire, Macy Gray, Stevie Wonder, Take 6, Natalie Cole, OutKast, Janet Jackson, Tina Turner

Atlantic Records publish ‘Chic,’ their eponymous debut album featuring ”Dance, Dance, Dance’ and ‘Everybody Dance’ (1977)

'Chic' by Chic is their eponymous debut album (including 'Dance, Dance, Dance' & 'Everybody Dance') and released on November 22, 1977 by Atlantic Records.1 . Dance Dance Dance (1977) 2 . Dance Dance Dance ("Soul Train") 3 . Everybody Dance 4 . Everybody Dance (w/ Nile Rodgers, Glastonbury, 2013) Track Listing : 1.Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) (Edwards, Lehman, Rodgers)…

Bryan Ferry releases his fifteenth album : ‘Avonmore ‘ (2014)

Bryan Ferry's 'Avonmore ' is his fifteenth studio album released on November 17, 2014 by Bmg Rights Management.1 . Johnny & Mary (w/ Todd Terje, Official Video) 2 . Loop De Li 3 . Loop De Li ("Later... With Jools Holland," BBC Two) 4 . Driving Me Wild 5 . Johnny And Mary (Chicago Theater, Sept 21, 2014) 6 . Johnny & Mary (w/ Todd Terje, Øya Festival, 2014) Track Listing : 1.Loop De…

Madonna releases ‘Like a Virgin,’ her second album featuring ‘Like a Virgin,’ ‘Into the Groove’ and ‘Material Girl’ (1984)

Madonna's 'Like a Virgin' is her second studio album co-produced with Nile Rodgers and released on November 12, 1984 by Sire Records. 1 . Material Girl (Official Video) 2 . Material Girl ("Rebel Heart Tour") 3 . Like A Virgin (Official Video) 4 . Over And Over ("Virgin Tour") 5 . Heartbreakcity / Love Don't Live Here Anymore ("Rebel Heart Tour") 6 . Dress You Up (Official Video) 7 . Dress You Up…

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s sixth solo album : ‘Hearts and Bones’ (1983)

Paul Simon's 'Hearts and Bones' is his sixth solo album released on November 4, 1983 by Warner Bros.1 . Hearts And Bones (1984) 2 . Interview, 20th May, 1982 Track Listing : 1.Allergies (Paul Simon) - 04:37 . 2.Hearts And Bones (Paul Simon) - 05:37 . 3.When Numbers Get Serious (Paul Simon) - 03:25 . 4.Think Too Much (B) (Paul Simon) - 02:44 . 5.Song About The Moon (Paul Simon) - 04:07 . 6.Think…

As we wish today a Happy Birthday To Simon Le Bon, the time is perfect for a ‘Duran Duran at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer Simon Le Bon a Happy 64th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Duran Duran Video Tracklist : 1 . Save A Prayer 2 . The Wild Boys 3 . The Reflex 4 . Girl Panic! 5 . Come Undone 6 . Planet Earth 7 . New Moon On Monday 8 . Girls On Film 9 . Union Of The Snake 10 . A matter of feeling 11 . Pressure Off (w/ Janelle Monáe & Nile…

Epic publish ‘Family Style’ by Jimmie & Stevie Ray Vaughan a.k.a. the Vaughan Brothers (1990)

'Family Style' by Jimmie & Stevie Ray Vaughan a.k.a. the Vaughan Brothers is an album produced by Nile Rodgers and released on September 25, 1990 by Epic.1 . The Vaughan Brothers in The Studio Track Listing : 1.Hard To Be (Stevie Ray Vaughan, Doyle Bramhall) - 04:43 . 2.White Boots (Billy Swan, Jim Leslie, Deborah Hutchenson) - 03:50 . 3.D/Fw (Jimmie Vaughan) - 02:52 . 4.Good Texan (Jimmie…

Portrait publish Cyndi Lauper’s second album : ‘True Colors’ featuring ‘Change of Heart’ (1986)

Cyndi Lauper 's 'True Colors' is her second album released on September 15, 1986 by Portrait. 1 . Change Of Heart 2 . Maybe He'll Know Paris 3 . Boy Blue 4 . True Colors (Official Video) 5 . Calm Inside The Storm (Paris, 1987) 6 . What's Going On 7 . Iko Iko (Paris, 1987) 8 . 911 (Paris, 1987) 9 . One Track Mind (Paris, 1987) 10 . Change Of Heart (Acoustic) 11 . Maybe He'll Know 12 . Calm Inside…

Joss Stone releases her second album : ‘Mind Body & Soul’ featuring ‘You Had Me’ (2004)

Joss Stone's 'Mind Body & Soul' is her second studio album released on September 15, 2004 by Relentless.1 . Right To Be Wrong (SWU Music And Arts Festival, Brazil, 2010) 2 . Jet Lag (São Paulo, 2012) 3 . Jet Lag (Jakarta, Java Jazz Festival, 01-03-2013) 4 . You Had Me 5 . Spoiled 6 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride 7 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride (Rio, 13 Jun 08) 8 . Less Is More (Paradiso Amsterdam ) 9 . Torn…

Atlantic publish Chic’s second album : ‘C’est Chic’ featuring ‘Le Freak’ and ‘I Want Your Love’ (1978)

Chic's 'C'est Chic' feat. 'Le Freak' is their second studio album released on August 11, 1978 by Atlantic.1 . Cheer P.1 (The Budokan) 2 . Cheer P.2 (The Budokan) 3 . Cheer/My Forbidden Lover (Damrosch Park, Nyc, 7-25-12) 4 . Le Freak (1978) 5 . I Want Your Love (The Budokan) Track listing : . 1.Chic Cheer (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:42 . 2.Le Freak (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) -…

Warner Bros publish Lianne La Havas second studio album : ‘Blood’ (2015)

Lianne La Havas's 'Blood' is her second studio album released on July 31, 2015 by Warner Bros1 . Unstoppable (Official Video) 2 . Unstoppable (Later… with Jools Holland, BBC Two) 3 . Green and Gold (Rough Trade 5/8/15) 4 . Green & Gold (Amsterdam People's Place, May 27th 2015) 5 . What You Don't Do (Official Video) 6 . Tokyo (AFROPUNK FEST 2014) 7 . Wonderful (w/ Keenan O'Meara) 8 . Midnight'…

Chic release their third studio album ‘Risqué’ featuring ‘Good Times’ (1979)

Chic's 'Risqué' is their third studio album featuring Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers and released on July 30, 1979 by Atlantic. 1 . Good Times (Budokan, 1996) 2 . My Feet Keep Dancing (1979) Track listing : . 1.Good Times (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 08:08 . 2.A Warm Summer Night (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 06:10 . 3.My Feet Keep Dancing (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) -…

Happy Birthday Mick Jagger. ‘Live Like Jagger’

This day (July 26, 1943), in Dartford, Kent, England, is born Sir Michael Philip Jagger simply known as Mick Jagger, English singer, songwriter, one of the founders of the Rolling StonesTracklist : 1 . Not Fade Away (w/ The Rolling Stones, 1964) 2 . As tears go by (1965) 3 . Get Off of My Cloud (w/ The Rolling Stones, 1967) 4 . Little Queenie (w/ The Rolling Stones, 1969) 5 . Dead Flowers (w/…

Amsterdam Paradiso is a Chic place (2005)

July 17, 2005 - Chic with Nile Rodgers stops at Paradiso in Amsterdam, Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Jazz a  Vienne is so Chic (2013)

July 8, 2013 - Chic with Nile Rodgers will make you dance at "Jazz à Vienne" in Vienne, France<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Jeff Beck releases ‘Flash,’ his fourth album featuring Rod Stewart on ‘People Get Ready’ (1985)

Jeff Beck's 'Flash' is his fourth studio album (featuring a reunion with Rod Stewart for a cover of 'People Get Ready') released in July 1985 by Epic.1 . People Get Ready (w/ Rod Stewart) 2 . People Get Ready (w/ Rod Stewart) Track Listing : 1.Ambitious (Nile Rodgers) - 04:38 . 2.Gets Us All In The End (Arthur Baker, Tina B) - 06:06 . 3.Escape (Jan Hammer) - 04:41 . 4.People Get Ready (Curtis…

Columbia publish ‘Mariah Carey,’ her eponymous debut album featuring ‘Vision of Love’ (1990)

'Mariah Carey' feat. 'Vision of Love' is her eponymous debut studio album, released on June 12, 1990 by Columbia.1 . Vision Of Love 2 . Vision of Love (Madison Square Garden) 3 . Vision of Love (MTV Unplugged) 4 . There's Got to Be a Way (Official Video) 5 . I Don't Wanna Cry (Official Video) 6 . Someday (Official Video) 7 . Someday (Live) 8 . Love Takes Time (Live) 9 . Love Takes Time (#1 to…

XL Recordings publish Bobby Womack’s twenty-seventh and final album : ‘The Bravest Man in the Universe’ (2012)

Bobby Womack's 'The Bravest Man in the Universe' is his twenty-seventh and final studio album produced by Damon Albarn and Richard Russell and released in June 12, 2012 by XL Recordings1 . The Bravest Man In The Universe (w/ Damon Albarn) 2 . The bravest man in the Universe 3 . The Making Of The Bravest Man In The Universe 4 . Please Forgive My Heart (Glastonbury 2013) 5 . Please Forgive My Heart…

Bryan Ferry releases ‘Boys and Girls,’ his sixth solo album featuring ‘Slave To Love’ (1985)

Bryan Ferry's 'Boys and Girls' feat. 'Slave To Love' is his sixth (and most successful) solo album released on June 3, 1985 by Eg Records.1 . Slave To Love 2 . Slave To Love (Gorbachev 80's Birthday Royal Albert Hall London) 3 . Don't Stop the Dance (2007-02-10, London) 4 . Windswept 5 . Boys And Girls Track Listing : 1.Sensation (Bryan Ferry) - 05:07 . 2.Slave To Love (Bryan Ferry) - 04:26 .…

This week In Soul Artists 21/52

Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Soul II Soul, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Patti LaBelle, Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Minnie Riperton, Jackie Wilson, The Isley Brothers, Marvin Gaye

This week In Singing Ladies 21/52

Lalah Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight, Minnie Riperton, Diana Ross, Lauryn Hill, En Vogue, Tina Turner, Jewel & Beyonce, Omara Portuondo

Charisma publish Peter Gabriel’ s fifth album ‘So’ featuring ‘Sledgehammer’ & ‘Don’t Give Up’ (1986)

Peter Gabriel's 'So' is his fifth studio album co-produced with Daniel Lanois, featuring 'Sledgehammer' & 'Don't Give Up' and released on May 19, 1986 by Charisma RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Red Rain (Peter Gabriel) - 05:39 . 2.Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel) - 05:12 . 3.Don'T Give Up (Peter Gabriel) - 06:33 . 4.That Voice Again (Peter Gabriel, David Rhodes) - 04:53 . 5.In Your Eyes (Peter Gabriel)…

Chic visits Guadeloupe (2013)

May 19, 2013 - Nile Rodgers and Chic headline at the Terre de Blues Festival in Marie-Galante in Guadeloupe<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Chic-Risqué-RVJ.jpg' alt='Chic - Risqué' width='190' height='161'/>

Daft Punk release ‘Random Access Memories,’ their fourth album featuring ‘Get Lucky’ (2013)

Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories' incl. 'Get Lucky' is their fourth studio album released on May 17, 2013 by Daft Life.Track Listing : 1.Give Life Back To Music (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo, Paul Jackson, Jr., Nile Rodgers) - 04:34 . 2.The Game Of Love (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo) - 05:21 . 3.Giorgio By Moroder (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo,…

Matador publish The Fall’s fifteenth album : ‘The Infotainment Scan’ (1993)

The Fall's 'The Infotainment Scan' is their fifteenth album produced by frontman Mark E. Smith along Rex Sergeant and Simon Rogers and released on April 26, 1993 by Permanent / MatadorTrack Listing : 1.Ladybird (Mark E. Smith, Craig Scanlon, Steve Hanley, Dave Bush, Simon Wolstencroft) - 03:59 . 2.Lost In Music (Nile Rodgers, Bernard Edwards) - 03:49 . 3.Glam-Racket (Mark E. Smith, Craig Scanlon,…

Chic record ‘Live at the Budokan’ featuring the very last performance by Bernard Edwards (1996)

Chic's 'Live at the Budokan' is a live album (featuring the very last performance by Bernard Edwards who died the following day) recorded on April 17, 1996 and released on February 23, 1999 By Sumthing Else.Track Listing : 1.Le Freak (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 05:14 . 2.Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) (Bernard Edwards, Kenny Lehman, Nile Rodgers) - 07:35 . 3.I Want Your Love…

This week In Male Balladeers 15/52

David Bowie, John Mayer, John Kay, Michael Stipe, Lowell George, Bob Dylan, David Bromberg, Andy Williams, Garland Jeffreys, Jason Mraz, Elton John, Kendrick Lamar