Rodgers's new memoir is Le Freak.
One of his top ten music books, as told to the Guardian:
Hendrix: Setting The Record Straight by John McDermott with Eddie KramerRead about another book on Rodgers's list.
This book is interesting to me personally because I know so many of the people, places, and things involved. I put it on my list because I liked reading about the recording sessions, technical decisions, and the Hendrix studio mindset. He was portrayed as a taskmaster who also suffered from something akin to ADD. It was fantastic to see that sometimes beautifully-crafted creations came from persistence, virtuosity – or wonderful accidents.
Also see: Samuel Muston's list of the ten best music memoirs and Kitty Empire's ten best rock autobiographies.