Nile Rodgers

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7/25/19-Nile Rodgers' Mom

Chic's Nile Rodgers believes music is helping his mother Beverly through her battle with Alzheimer's. Beverly was first diagnosed with the neurodegenerative disease 13 years ago, which is characterized by chronic memory loss and is the cause of the majority of cases of dementia. And speaking to BBC Online, the star revealed although her memory is failing, his mother still remembers the lyrics to her favorite songs. "Every time we […]

todayJuly 25, 2019

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9/7/2017-Nile Rodgers & George Michael

Nile Rodgers found it "extremely emotional" creating a remix of his late pal George Michael's track Fantasy. The Chic front man was close friends and a regular collaborator with the singer, and George asked him to rework his previously-released track Fantasy in early 2016, months before he died that December. Hours before the single debuted on BBC Radio 2 on Thursday morning, Nile took to Twitter to tell a user […]

todaySeptember 7, 2017

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12/20/16-New Chic LP!

It looks like we will finally be able to hear the Chic album "It’s About Time" sometime in 2017. The album has been supposedly done since 2015 when Nile Rodgers and Warner Brothers signed an agreement that not only had the group on the label, but also saw the acquisition of Rodgers’ and Michael Ostin’s Land of the Good Groove label. At the time, they said the album would be […]

todayDecember 20, 2016

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11/6/15-Reformed Chic to perform!

The New York Times just ran a story on Chic’s founding member and disco legend Nile Rodgers, and late in the piece, it’s quietly mentioned that the band will play Coachella next year. Though not much else is known about their appearance at the festival — which runs from April 15 through April 17, and again from April 22 through April 24 — the Times adds: He is helping to […]

todayNovember 6, 2015

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2/4/15-Chic's new CD!

Nile Rodgers and his band Chic are about to make their first studio album since 1992's Chic-Ism. The band has signed with Warner Brothers for the new album, due out in June. Along with the band, Warner has also purchased Rodgers' and Michael Ostin's Land of the Good Groove label. Warner chairman and CEO Cameron Strang said 'Nile Rodgers' influence on the course of modern music cannot be overstated. For […]

todayFebruary 4, 2015

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11/1/14-No sleep for Nile Rodgers!

Our pal Nile Rodgers doesn't bother with sleep. The Chic singer is one of the most respected men in the business and has worked with everyone from Madonna to Pharrell Williams throughout his mammoth career. While he's dominated the charts since disco exploded onto the scene in the '70s, one thing he's never mastered is the ability to get some shut eye. "Don't bother with sleep," Nile told Q magazine […]

todayNovember 1, 2014

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8/12/14-Duran Duran back with Nile!

Duran Duran are back in the studio working on new music with Nile Rodgers. Rodgers produced the Duran Duran hits 'The Reflex' and 'The Wild Boys' as well as the 'Notorious' album of 1986. He also worked partially on Duran Duran's 2004 comeback album 'Astronaut'. Nile Rodgers met Duran Duran through Michael Hutchence after he had worked with INXS on 'The Original Sin'.'We went from The States to England to […]

todayAugust 12, 2014

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7/12/13- Nile Rodgers Compilation

There is more to our pal Nile Rodgers than Chic! The R&B genius was behind hits for Diana Ross, Sister Sledge, Debbie Harry and Sheila E and those hits have been compiled for a double disc set though Warner Music. 'Nile Rodgers Presents The Chic Organization ' Up All Night' highlights the 40-year career of Nile Rodgers with songs like 'Le Freak', 'Good Times', 'Upside Down', 'Backfired' and 'We Are […]

todayJuly 12, 2013

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