Multiple Grammy Award winning Producer, Arranger, Composer and Musician
We Are Family Foundation
Among music legends, Nile Rodgers is truly exceptional. He amplifies his legacy as
a multiple GRAMMY-winning composer, producer, arranger and guitarist by
constantly traversing new musical terrain and successfully expanding the
boundaries of popular music. Nile Rodgers is also the co-founder and Chairman of the We are Family Foundation and the recipient of their Humanitarian Award. As the co-founder of CHIC and the Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, Rodgers pioneered a musical language that generated chart-topping hits like “Le Freak,” (the biggest selling single in the history of Atlantic Records) and sparked the advent of hip-hop with “Good Times”. Nile transcends all styles of music across every generation with a body of work that’s garnered him inductions into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Nile’s work in the CHIC Organization and his productions for artists like David Bowie, Diana Ross, and Madonna have sold over 500 million albums and 75 million singles worldwide while his trendsetting collaborations with Daft Punk, Avicii, Keith Urban, Disclosure, Sam Smith and Lady Gaga reflect the vanguard of contemporary music.
As a teenager, music producer and multi-Grammy Award winner, Nile Rodgers, was an activist with the Black Panther Party. Decades later, his We Are Family Foundation created the Youth To The...
- Nile Rodgers - Multiple Grammy Award winning Producer, Arranger, Composer and Musician - We Are Family Foundation
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- Riana Shah - CEO - EthixAI
- Nicole Crentsil - Cultural Curator, Angel Investor and CEO - Black Girls Fest (Moderator)
Nile Rodgers is the co-founder of CHIC and the Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame. His productions for artists like David Bowie, Diana Ross, and Madonna have sold over 500 million albums...