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Sonic innovator Nile Rodgers rocked beyond the boundaries of disco with inimitable guitar riffs fundamental to hip-hop, rock, and EDM.
Bowie, Madonna, Daft Punk & others sought out Rodgers' production prowess-yielding unabashedly freaky, incredibly danceable rock records. More on rockhall.com...
Random Access Memories by Daft Punkaccess memories
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by Daft Punk (Musical group) (Performer), Thomas Bangalter (Performer) (Composer), Guy-Manuel de. Homem-Christo (Performer) (Composer), Panda Bear. (Performer), Julian. Casablancas (Performer) (Composer), Todd. Edwards (Performer), DJ Falcon. (Performer), Chilly. Gonzales (Performer) (Composer), Giorgio. Moroder (Performer) (Composer), Nile. Rodgers (Performer) (Composer), Paul Williams (Performer) (Composer), Pharrell. Williams (Performer) (Composer), Paul Jackson Jr., Chris. Caswell, Todd. Imperatrice, Stephane. Queme, Garth. Porter, Tony. Mitchell, Daryl. Braithwaite
Call Number: CD DAFT RAND 2013
Publication Date: 2013
Like a Virgin by MadonnaMadonna, vocals ; with assisting musicians (Bernard Edwards, bass; Nile Rodgers, guitar, synclavier, Juno 60; Tony Thompson, drums ; Curtis King, Madonna, Frank Simms, George Simms, vocals ; Jimmy Bralower, Linn and Simmons drum machine programming ; Rob Sabino, assorted synthesizers, bass synthesizer ; Lenny Pickett, saxophone).
Host: Helen Reddy ; Announcer: Wolfman Jack ; Theme song: Johnny Rivers ; with various live performers. Disc four features Chic performing live on the television show in 1979.
YouTube Interviews and Documentaries
Video: Evening With Nile Rodgers Part Two Vice President of Education Warren Zanes interviews musician and producer Nile Rodgers. Rodgers discusses funk music, his early influences, and the club scene of the 1970s.