Chic Biography (Wikipedia)
Chic ( SHEEK), currently called Nile Rodgers & Chic, is an American band that was organized during 1976 by guitarist Nile Rodgers and bassist Bernard Edwards. It recorded many commercially successful disco songs, including "Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)" (1977), "Everybody Dance" (1977), "Le Freak" (1978), "I Want Your Love" (1978), "Good Times" (1979), and "My Forbidden Lover" (1979). The group regarded themselves as a rock band for the disco movement "that made good on hippie peace, love and freedom". In 2017, Chic was nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the eleventh time.
- You'll be surprised by the two inspirations that led to the formation of Chic...https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02qsn8g.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02qsn8g.jpg2017-09-05T10:26:00.000ZNile Rodgers chats to Steve Lamacq about the early days of his legendary disco outfit.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05f6jbt
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- Nile Rodgers chats to Mary Anne Hobbshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05dx64m.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05dx64m.jpg2017-09-02T08:20:00.000ZMary Anne chats to music legend Nile Rodgers about happiness, David Bowie, family, survival and the future.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05dx4l4
Nile Rodgers chats to Mary Anne Hobbs
- Chichttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p056xtnd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p056xtnd.jpg2017-07-25T22:59:00.000ZHighlights of Chic's set at Glastonbury 2017https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0578vl6
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