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Nile Rodgers

“Who’s that girl? Who’s that girl?”

26 years after the release of the band’s last studio album, Entertainment Weekly talked to Nile Rodgers, the 65-year-old songwriter, guitarist, and superproducer behind Madonna‘s Like a Virgin album, seminal albums from icons of the ’80s and the ‘ 90s and his very own Chic Organization project. Read More

Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers: Madonna knows best

In an interview with Q Magazine legendary musician and producer Nile Rodgers mentions “Do as Madonna says” as one of his golden rules for life.

Do as Madonna says. When I did Like a Virgin, I thought Material Girl was the best song to lead with. Madonna was convinced it was Like a Virgin. But I was like, ‘Material Girl’s ten times better.’ Read More

November 12, 1984

Madonna’s second studio album was released on this day 30 years ago.

“Like A Virgin” was officially released three times to date – the original release on November 12, 1984 from Sire Records, its worldwide re-release in 1985 with the inclusion of “Into the Groove” as a bonus track, and the remastered release from Warner Bros in 2001, with two bonus remixes. Read More