My home in downtown New York was very multicultural, open and cool, with poetry, bebop and jazz

Nile Rodgers,, 8 April 2011

Chic is an American band that was organized during 1976 by guitarist Nile Rodgers and bassist Bernard Edwards. It is known best for its commercially successful disco songs. The group regarded themselves as a rock band for the disco movement “that made good on hippie peace, love and freedom”. In October 2013, Chic was nominated for introduction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the eighth time.