"Let's Dance" opening number, "Take Me Back" and Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer highlight first ever live coast-to-coast episode
Guitarist opines on why Chic deserves to be inducted into the Rock Hall
It was an evening of emotional reunions, hysterical speeches and one of the best all-star jams in years
"Spiritually he's been in the studio with me for more than 25 years," producer and musician said of "Get Lucky" collaborator
"I've sold over 300 million albums and 75 million singles," Chic mastermind says. "I just wanted to have one hit record"
"I feel like somebody put me in the lifeboat and told my family they can't get in," says Chic leader of his solo Musical Excellence award
Electric Light Orchestra, Yes, Journey and Nile Rodgers will also be inducted next April
Producer-guitarist says 2017 will be a "party year" with new album marking 40th anniversaries of Chic, Studio 54
King of disco revives one of his biggest hits for 'Late Show'
John Mayer, Nile Rodgers will also headline inaugural New York edition of two-day October fest
Event at New York's Hammersmith Ballroom also honored former president Jimmy Carter
Rapper and funk legend Nile Rodgers guest on a song partly inspired by a Nicole Kidman movie
Chic's Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards and "Wild Thing" writer Chip Taylor also to be celebrated
Fran Lebowitz, Legs McNeil and others also reminisce over the highs and lows of Me Decade Gotham
"This was my way of thanking a person that really changed my life," says guitarist, musical director for high-tech Grammy performance