Adventures in the Land of the Good Groove is the first solo studio album by American R&B guitarist, producer and founder of band Chic, Nile Rodgers. Following a number of commercial failures with Chic, Rodgers struck out on his own writing and producing his first solo album. The album was not a commercial success. Years later in his autobiography, Rodgers described his feelings about the album at the time "I knew it was a flop right away
Recorded and mixed at The Power Station Intro to "Yum-Yum" recorded at . III playground right after school Mastered at Masterdisk Made in Germany by WEA Musik GmbH Manufactured in Germany by Record Service GmbH, Alsdorf ℗ 1983 Atlantic Recording Corporation for the United States and WEA International Inc. for the world outside the United States.
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig. Pedal Steel Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jeremy (Pedals) Steele. Photography By – Herbert Schulz. Recorded By, Mixed By – Jason Corsaro. Other Versions (5 of 17) View All.
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Nile Rodgers (b. 1952) started out as a session guitarist for the Sesame Street band, Harlem’s Apollo Theater house band and as a backing musician for Aretha Franklin and Parliament Funkadelic, among others. He became famous with the disco band Chic, best known for their hit ‘Le Freak’. A sample of Chic’s ‘Good Times’ was featured in the Sugarhill Gang’s ‘Rapper’s Delight’, which is often cited as the first hip-hop record.
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Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Album by Nile Rodgers. Yum Yum. was sampled in. Hollywood's World by DJ Hollywood (1986).
|A1||The Land Of The Good Groove||5:05|
|A4||Get Her Crazy||6:14|
|B1||It's All In Your Hands||4:50|
|B3||My Love Song For You||4:24|
- Record Company – Mirage Records Inc.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic
- Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
- Published By – Chic Music, Inc.
- Recorded At – Power Station
- Mixed At – Power Station
- Manufactured By – Record Service GmbH
- Distributed By – Atlantic Recording Corporation
- Art Direction – Lynn Dreese Breslin
- Backing Vocals – Bernard Edwards, Carmine Rojas, Curtis King, David Spinner, Eddie Martinez, Fonzi Thornton, Frank Simms, George Simms, John Wright , Kenny Williams , Phillip Balou*, Rachel Sweet, Tony Thompson
- Bass – Bernard Edwards
- Cover – Robert Van Nutt
- Cover [Cover Concept] – Nancy Huang
- Drums – Nile Rodgers, Tony Thompson
- Engineer – Bruce Robbins, John Wright
- Engineer [Digital Engineer] – Gus Skinas
- Guitar – Jeremy Steele, Nile Rodgers
- Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
- Photography By – Herbert Schulz
- Piano – Raymond Jones
- Recorded By, Mixed By – Jason Corsaro
- Synthesizer – Raymond Jones, Rob Sabino
- Vocals – Sarah Dash
- Vocals, Cover [Cover Concept], Synthesizer, Backing Vocals, Producer – Nile Rodgers
- Written-By – Nile Rodgers (tracks: A1 to B4)
NotesLight blue Mirage label with blue and green Mirage logo at the top.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A Side label): 79. 003-1
- Matrix / Runout (B Side label): 79. 003-2
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Stamped [38 etched]): STRAWBERRY(G) R/S Alsdorf 79003-1 A 38
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Stamped [x 18 etched]): STRAWBERRY(G) R/S Alsdorf 79003-1 B x 18
- Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL SCAM
- Price Code (Germany:): Y
- Price Code (France:): WE 361
- Other (UK:): B 0073
|90073-1, 7 90073-1||Nile Rodgers||Adventures In The Land Of The Good Groove (LP, Album)||Mirage , Mirage||90073-1, 7 90073-1||US||1983|
|79. 0073-1||Nile Rodgers||Adventures In The Land Of The Good Groove (LP, Album)||Mirage||79. 0073-1||Greece||1983|
|P-11341||Nile Rodgers||Adventures In The Land Of The Good Groove (LP, Album)||Mirage||P-11341||Japan||1983|
|79 0073-4||Nile Rodgers||Adventures In The Land Of The Good Groove (Cass)||WEA Musik GmbH||79 0073-4||Europe||1983|
|79-0073-1, 79. 0073-1||Nile Rodgers||Adventures In The Land Of The Good Groove (LP, Album)||Mirage , Mirage||79-0073-1, 79. 0073-1||Italy||1983|