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Black Eyed Peas Working With Nile Rodgers

Black Eyed Peas are working with Nile Rodgers on new music.The Chic legend - who discovered his cancer had returned last summer but is now ''100 per cent'' healthy again - has made the iconic...

Nile Rodgers Breaks Nose In Studio Accident

Nile Rodgers has broken his nose after suffering a fall in his recording studio.The 65-year-old disco legend posted a video of himself trying to stem the blood flowing from his nose as he writhes on...

Bruno Mars Secured Chic Album Collab Through Anderson .Paak

Bruno Mars landed a feature on Chic's long-awaited LP 'It's About Time' through his support act Anderson .Paak.The 'Finesse' hitmaker was supported by the 32-year-old rapper on his '24K Magic Tour' in the UK last...

Ub40'S Ali Campbell Knew Time Was Right For A Real Labour Of Love Album

Ali Campbell admits he told people to 'f**k off' for 20 years when they asked him when he was going to make a new 'Labour of Love' album.The 59-year-old singer's UB40 line-up - comprised of...

Craig David Collaborates With Nile Rodgers

Craig David has been working on new music with Nile Rodgers.The 36-year-old singer/songwriter and the Chic star spent some time together recently in the studio and Craig has spilled that they managed to write and...

Rihanna Renders Nile Rodgers Speechless

Nile Rodgers is too shy of Rihanna to ask for a collaboration.The Chic legend has worked with the biggest stars in the music business - from the late Prince and David Bowie to Duran Duran...

Def Leppard And More For Teenage Cancer Trust Shows

Def Leppard, Nile Rodgers and Chic, UB40 and Roger Daltrey will headline Teenage Cancer Trust shows at London's Royal Albert Hall in 2018.The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' rockers, reggae legends, 'La Freak' hitmaker and...

David Bowie Let's Dance Demo Released On His Birthday

David Bowie's 'Let's Dance' demo has been released to mark his 71st birthday (08.01.18). An early version of the track from the late music legend's 1983 record of the same name was mixed after Chic...

Beyoncé, Eminem And The Weeknd To Headline Coachella

Beyoncé, Eminem and The Weeknd have been confirmed to headline the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.The 'Can't Feel My Face' hitmaker is set to perform at the annual music extravaganza at the Empire...

Nile Rodgers In Recovery After Removal Of Cancerous Growth

Nile Rodgers is ''100 per cent'' in recovery after undergoing surgery for cancer on his right kidney. The Chic legend - who was diagnosed with prostate cancer six years ago but was given the all-clear...

Five Sets From Glastonbury Festival Well Worth Re-watching

There aren't many weekends of the year that most of the country pray for rain, all except the fortuitous 250,000 people that descend on a farm in Glastonbury as most of the country sit at...

Nile Rodgers Inspired By Grenfell Tower Aid Work

Nile Rodgers had his most ''inspirational'' day ever when he helped victims of the Grenfell Tower inferno.The Chic guitarist features on the star-studded charity single 'Bridge Over Troubled Water', which was recorded and released to...

Nile Rodgers Scraps Song About Prince On Chic's New Album

Nile Rodgers scrapped a song about the late Prince on his upcoming Chic album following his death last year. The 64-year-old musician penned a song about the 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who tragically died in...

Brian May And Nile Rodgers Join Grenfell Tower Charity Single

Brian May and Nile Rodgers have recorded parts for the Grenfell Tower charity single.The Queen guitarist and Chic legend are the latest to do their bit for the track, which was launched by musical mogul...

Lenny Kravitz To Honour Prince At Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Lenny Kravitz is to perform a tribute to Prince at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.The 'Are You Gonna Go My Way' hitmaker will take to the stage at Brooklyn's Barclays Center...

Radiohead To Celebrate Ok Computer At Glastonbury?

Radiohead are reportedly set to mark the 20th anniversary of their acclaimed third studio LP 'OK Computer' at Glastonbury.The seminal 1997 chart-topping record by the English alternative rock band laid the groundwork for the experimental...

Nile Rodgers For Glastonbury

Nile Rodgers has confirmed himself for Glastonbury.The Chic frontman was asked by a fan on Twitter if he'll be performing at the iconic music event at Somerset's Worthy Farm this June, and he simply said...

Nile Rodgers Remembers Stevie Ray Vaughan In Emotional Sxsw Speech

Returning to the Austin, Texas arts and technology event for the first time since 1991, he reminisced about how he had been unable to focus on discovering new bands due to his pal's...

Nile Rodgers Was Waiting For George Michael Text When The Singer Died

The Chic star was with the singer two days before he was found dead and he was waiting to confirm another get together when he received the terrible news. Rodgers tells Press...

Nile Rodgers To Be Subject Of Bbc Documentary Series

The Chic legend will guide viewers through his musical legacy for the BBC 4 special, Nile Rodgers: Lost In Music, as well as share the secrets behind his enduring success.Taking inspiration from a feature he...

Nile Rodgers 'Perplexed' By Solo Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Honour

The band were nominated for induction into the music institution for the eleventh time this year (16) but they failed to make the cut again, making them the most-nominated group not to get...

Nile Rodgers Preparing New Chic Album For 40th Anniversary

The Le Freak hitmakers previously announced a follow-up to 1992's Chic-ism would arrive in 2015, but the new tracks never materialised. Now frontman Nile Rodgers has revealed fans will finally get to...

Nile Rodgers Confirms Chic Album For 2017

Nile Rodgers has confirmed Chic's new album will be released in 2017. The 64-year-old musician admitted he didn't feel as though he could drop the record, 'It's About Time', this year following so many deaths...

Rita Ora Working With Nile Rodgers

Rita Ora has been working with Nile Rodgers on her new album.The 'I Will Never Let You Down' hitmaker has revealed the Chic guitarist has supplied ''some cool guitar riffs'' for her latest LP.Speaking about...

Tupac Shakur Leads Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2017 Nominees

Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam and Janet Jackson are nominated for entry into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2017.It is the first year the American hip-hop icon, who was killed in Las Vegas,...

Chic To Headline Festive Autism Rocks Concert

The Le Freak stars will perform at a special festive concert, named Autism Rocks Sessions with CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers, at London's Eventim Apollo on 23 December (16) to raise funds for autism...

Nile Rodgers Lands Bbc Ambassador Role

The Chic singer, whose hits like Le Freak and Everybody Dance remain dance floor classics, is a huge advocate of the power of music, with his new signing further showing that.The 63-year-old will head to...

Nile Rodgers: 'Bowie's Death Proves Let's Dance Is Cursed'

The Rebel Rebel singer passed away earlier this month (Jan16), after secretly fighting an 18-month battle with cancer. Chic singer Nile is just one of David's A-list friends who has shared their grief, but he's...

Nile Rodgers Taking Music Festival To London

The Chic star launched the event, also known as FOLD, in Long Island, New York in 2015 with acts including Pharrell Williams, Keith Urban, and Duran Duran. He is now bringing the...

Nile Rodgers: 'I Wish David Bowie Had Told Me He Was Ill'

The Chic star worked with Bowie on his 1982 album Let's Dance, producing hits such as Modern Love and China Girl, and he was left devastated when he heard the Starman rocker had...

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