Nile Rodgers and Chic launch first album in 26 years

Nile Rodgers and Chic launch first album in 26 years

It’s been 9,705 days for the reason that final physique of labor from Nile Rodgers & Chic. But the 26-year …

It’s been 9,705 days for the reason that final physique of labor from Nile Rodgers & Chic. But the 26-year wait is over, and It’s About Time is right here.

The seasoned disco group have been working for years on their newest album and started teasing singles from it earlier this yr. They wowed the world with the discharge of “Till The World Falls” in June, teaming up with Mura Masa, Vic Mensa, and Cosha for a spirited collaboration on Jools Holland’s present on BBC Two. The the rest of the summer time months glided by with none extra releases, however early September introduced a teaser of what was to come back only a few weeks later with “Sober.”

It’s About Time noticed its full debut on September 28, that includes an arsenal of star-studded collaborations. Over the course of its 10 tracks, the album sees the group faucet artists like Lady Gaga, Elton John, Emeli Sandé, and plenty of extra.

After Rodgers revealed that Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars would even be concerned within the album, It’s About Time might go away followers questioning the place their songs are. Fortunately, just a few months stay till the group’s subsequent album, coming February 2019, the place the collaborations will hopefully see the sunshine of day. There’s additionally a chance Rodgers’ work with Avicii could also be launched sooner or later sooner or later, as the 2 have been reportedly engaged on 10 tracks earlier than Avicii‘s demise in April.

H/T: Hypebeast