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NILE RODGERS
Influential guitarist, songwriter and producer, born 19 September 1952 in New York City.
A leading light of the disco scene in the late 1970's, he recorded as part of Chic and with bandmate Bernard Edwards produced many of the most popular and memorable disco hits of the 1970's and 1980's. You can take a look at the entry Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers for a more complete list of their works together.
Rodgers produced artists like Sister Sledge, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Madonna, Duran Duran, Mick Jagger, INXS, Thompson Twins, Grace Jones, B-52's, The and Beavis & Butt-Head and is responsible as either artist, producer or writer of songs that have accounted for sales of over 100,000,000 records.
Rodgers is also the first African-American to own his own national music distribution company [l=Sumthing Else MusicWorks, Inc., which is a leader in the distribution of video game soundtracks.
 
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Nile Rodgers and Chic - UNSUNG
Episode premiere Wednesday February 19, 2014 Two of the videos on the right include footage that did not appear in the original program. ...
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NILE RODGERS REVISITED (2011 Interview)
In celebration of Nile Rodgers' induction into SoulMusic.com's Hall of Fame (Producer), we revisit his riveting, in-depth interview with Darnell Meyer...
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Phone interview recorded November 5, 2011 Speaking with Nile Rodgers is like a breath of fresh air. His enthusiasm--infectious. His passion--u...
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