Live At The Budokan is a live album by disco group Chic.
It was recorded at at the Budokan in Tokyo on April 17, 1996. This was the very last performance by Chic founder member, co-songwriter and bassist Bernard Edwards who died from pneumonia the following day. It was released in February 1999.
Chic Live At The Budokan
1. Bernard Introduction
2. Band Introduction
3. Le Freak
4. Dance Dance Dance (Intro)
5. Dance Dance Dance
6. I Want Your Love
7. Sister Sledge (Intro)
8. He’s The Greatest Dancer
9. We Are Family (Intro)
10. We Are Family
11. Do That Dance
12. Good Times (Intro)
13. Good Times/Rapper’s Delight
14. Stone Free (Intro)
15. Stone Free
16. Chic Cheer
18. Bernard #2
This included guest appearances by Slash, Sister Sledge and Steve Winwood.
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