Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers

 

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Nile Gregory Rodgers, Jr. (born September 19, 1952) is an American record producer, songwriter, musician, composer, arranger and guitarist. He is the lead guitarist and co-founding member with Bernard Edwards of the band Chic, which has been active since 1976 and was one of the most successful groups of the disco era. He is famed for his "chucking" rhythm guitar style.

Although he recorded three solo albums during the 1980s and 1990s, and one as part of the short-lived group Outloud, Rodgers has found more success in collaboration as producer and performer with many artists including Sister Sledge, Diana Ross, Philip Bailey, Thompson Twins, Sheena Easton, David Bowie, Bryan Ferry, Duran Duran, Madonna, INXS, Britney Spears, Spoons, and more recently, Daft Punk, Pharrell Williams, Avicii, Disclosure, Sam Smith, Pitbull, Lady Gaga, Kylie Minogue, Nervo, Laura Mvula, Sigala, Keith Urban and Christina Aguilera. On April 7, 2017, Rodgers was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and received an Award for Musical Excellence.[1]

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My Fire Extended Remixes Vol. 4
Song
My Fire Extended Remixes Vol. 4 is a song by musical artist Nile Rodgers, released on October 6, 2017.
My Fire
 
"My Fire" is a song recorded and performed by American Dance musicians Nile Rodgers and Tony Moran, featuring vocals from American singer (and Chic vocalist) Kimberly Davis.
My Fire
Album
My Fire is an album by musical artist Nile Rodgers, released on June 30, 2017.
My Fire Extended Remixes Vol. 3
Song
My Fire Extended Remixes Vol.

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Popular Songs7

Song Appearances & References38

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Collaborators & Influencers58

Other Music-Related Relationships27

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

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Spotify - Albums & Singles124

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Who is Nile Rodgers? Chic guitarist and songwriter interviewed in George Michael Freedom documentary
  –  October 16, 2017
NILE Rodgers found fame with Chic ... He is an American record producer, songwriter, musician, composer, arranger and guitarist. He is the lead guitarist and co-founding member of the band Chic since 1976. Nile has found success in collaboration as ...
Nile Rodgers Out of Hospital, Will Resume Tour
  –  August 15, 2017
Musician and producer Nile Rodgers has tweeted that he is out of the hospital following admittance over the weekend for undisclosed reasons. “Getting discharged from the hospital and I feel like a #newman,” Rodgers tweeted alongside a picture of himsel ...
Nile Rodgers misses Chic concert following hospitalization
  –  August 14, 2017
Nile Rodgers was absent from Chic’s Sunday night concert in ... he had never before missed a gig — and that’s despite a multi-year battle with cancer. The 64-year-old musician did not specify the ailment and an email to his publicist was not ...
Nile Rodgers Thanks David Austin For Making Him Release George Michael Track
  –  October 30, 2017
While Nile Rodgers is the one George tapped to rework the single, Rodgers credits songwriter David Austin for helping him make the decision to bring the song to light. “I’m actually incredibly grateful that George asked me to work on the project ...
Nile Rodgers Expresses his Gratitude To George Michael
  –  October 30, 2017
Songwriter David Austin pulled Nile Rodgers out of a funk by pestering him to share his remastered version of George Michael’s Fantasy. The song was originally intended to appear on late singer George’s iconic album Listen Without Prejudice Vol.
Nile Rodgers: How to Make It in the Music Business
  –  October 20, 2017
You would think that with a hand in dozens of global-hit dance anthems, from Chic’s Le Freak to Duran Duran’s The Reflex, Nile Rodgers might want to slow ... The Grammy-winning record producer, songwriter, composer and guitarist explores the ...
Who is Nile Rodgers? Chic guitarist and songwriter interviewed in George Michael Freedom documentary
  –  October 16, 2017
NILE Rodgers found fame with Chic, but he is known nowadays for his collaboration with Pharrell Williams and Daft Punk. The talented hitmaker who is behind many dancefloor-filling smash hits is interviewed in the George Michael Freedom documentary - here ...

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