I'll Be There (Chic song)

"I'll Be There"
Single by Chic featuring Nile Rodgers
from the album It's About Time
Released March 20, 2015
Format CD single, CD maxi
12" maxi
Digital download
Recorded 2014
Genre Disco, dance-pop, electrofunk, house
Length 5:13
Label Warner Bros Records
Writer(s) Bernard Edwards
Nile Rodgers
Producer(s) Bernard Edwards
Nile Rodgers
Chic singles chronology
"Get Lucky" (with Daft Punk and Pharrell Williams)
"I'll Be There"
"Back In the Old School"
Nile Rodgers singles chronology
"Number 1"
"I'll Be There"
"The Other Boys"

"I'll Be There" is a song by the band CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers. It was produced by Rodgers and Bernard Edwards. It is the lead single for the band's upcoming album "It's About Time," scheduled for a Spring 2016 release. Since Rodgers is the act's founder and only original member, he received billing credit on the song.

Song background

The single pays tribute to the disco era and makes references to Chic-related songs and artists produced by the group. Among the referenced tracks (and acts) mentioned and sampled:

Chart performance

The song reached number one on Billboard's Hot Dance Club Songs chart in its June 20, 2015 issue, and was the act's fourth number one overall, and their first number-one single in nearly 23 years when "Chic Mystique" peaked at number one, in 1992.[1]

Chart positions

Chart (2015) Peak
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[2] 9
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Flanders)[2] 27
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[3] 8
Belgium Dance Bubbling Under (Ultratop Wallonia)[3] 11
France (SNEP)[4] 78
Israel (Media Forest)[5] 1
Japan (ZIP Dance Hits 20)[6] 1
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[7] 1

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