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Meet Your Maker Series 7"

CHIC EmulatorsPosted by pocat 2016-11-27 11:41

The first 7" single in a new series called Meet Your Maker, pairing classic hip-hop tracks with the original songs they sampled. This one is of course of CHIC's "Good Times" and Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight", although it is strange that the original, CHIC's "Good Times", is on the B-side? It is a faithful copy of the original Sugarhill release, Nile Rodgers & Bernard Edwards are not listed as writers.


Thanks to Graham Lewis the creator of the biggest CHIC fan group/page on Facebook, and to long time CHICtribute partner Glen Russell.


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Nova Catalina Octet - Sao Paulo (2015)

CHIC EmulatorsPosted by FrenCHIC 2016-09-17 13:32

It'll been almost 40 years that this track makes me dream when I listen.
It is not representative of the famous " CHIC sound" strictly speaking, but there were only CHIC to imagine such elegance.

Here a 2015 cover just a little bit more brazilian by Nova Calatina Octet.







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Robson Robson - Funk-Funk-Là (1979)

CHIC EmulatorsPosted by FrenCHIC 2016-09-10 15:05

Very very inspired by Le Freak.
It sounds like the Bee Gees covering a CHIC song smiley

Robson Robson - Funk-Funk-Là

Listen here









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Prince - Le Freak (live 2010)

CHIC EmulatorsPosted by FrenCHIC 2016-07-08 13:46
We miss him so much smiley. Enjoy RIP Prince covering Le Freak c'est CHIC !

Freak out here

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Fred Falke - Radio Days ft. "Shotgun" Tom Kelly

CHIC EmulatorsPosted by FrenCHIC 2016-04-08 21:30
Famous french DJ & producer Fred Falke has just released his new single Radio Days.
He says his main musical influence is... C'est CHIC smiley and that the track is a tribute to CHIC.
He was first bassist and seems have learned a lot of Bernard Edwards !

Enjoy & listen here









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