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Nile Rodgers

5 Bands That MUST Go In To The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Mark Carpowich | Posted 10.10.2014 | Entertainment
Mark Carpowich

Rather than complain about the also-rans who will have to wait another year, it might make more sense to consider those whose names were called on Thursday morning.

Children Lost and Found: The Good Lie Premieres

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.05.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Film audiences may flock to The Good Lie, a compelling drama because Reese Witherspoon is one of the stars, but they will fall in love with Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, rapper Emmanuel Jal, and Kuoth Wiel.

Books About Life -- and Cats

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 07.01.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

As far as books go, it is always the year of the cat.

The Joys of Moogfest: Geeks, Hippies, and Nile Rodgers

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 06.29.2014 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

The gathering celebrates the legacy of synthesizer mastermind Robert Moog and the generations of musicians he influenced -- all in the burg where he stationed his musical instrument factory before his death in 2005.

Adam Goldberg

LISTEN: If You Love Disco And 'Get Lucky', You'll Probably Enjoy This Nile Rodgers Interview

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Goldberg | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment

I'm a Nile Rodgers fan. And due to the fact that I am employed by The Huffington Post, I'm able to gain access to events that I wouldn't have access t...

Conversations With Alan Parsons and The Dandy Warhols' Courtney Taylor-Taylor, Plus Ki:Theory and The Gloaming Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.28.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"What I and every artists I knew at 14, 15 years old, punk or new wave kids, all we really wanted was to create a world where people understood us and were interesting to us and we were interesting to them."

Kia Makarechi

Producer Says Disco Never Died

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 03.07.2014 | Entertainment

Marco Niemerski produces sleek, melodic club music as Tensnake, but the German artist didn't start out behind a turntable. He first had to get over hi...

Nile Rodgers: A Man of Music and Philanthropy

Xaque Gruber | Posted 03.31.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Fresh from winning three Grammy Awards for his work with Daft Punk on their ubiquitous smash, "Get Lucky," legendary songwriter/musician/producer, Nile Rodgers, chatted about life, art and a new honor: his being selected for ICON MANN's "28 Men of Change."

The 20 Best Songs of 2013 (in 10 Words or Less)

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

That's not to say everything I heard on the radio this year was worth a mention, but quite a few tunes made 2013 more bearable -- and hummable.

Kia Makarechi

Nile Rodgers Has Some REALLY Nice Things To Say About Avicii

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 11.28.2013 | Entertainment

Having buttressed the careers of Diana Ross, Madonna, David Bowie, the B-52s, Duran Duran, his own band Chic and countless other legendary acts, Nile ...

Bono Covered Daft Punk, And It Was Funky

Posted 11.26.2013 | Entertainment

At Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson's star-studded (RED) auction at Sotheby's in New York last weekend, U2 lead singer Bono, U2 guitarist The Edge, Nile R...

WATCH: Can Fans Expect More Music From This Icon?

Posted 08.29.2013 | Black Voices

Nile Rodgers’ success with Daft Punk’s chart-topping hit, “Get Lucky” has resulted in the iconic Chic band member collaborating with other big...

LISTEN: Adam Lambert Covers Bowie, Sees Debut Of New Dance Collaboration

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 08.21.2013 | Gay Voices

Nile Rodgers, the legendary guitarist and producer who has worked with everyone from Madonna and Diana Ross to Daft Punk, threw his annual All For the...

Hamptons Journal: Look Who's Under the Tent on Authors' Night

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.11.2013 | Books
Regina Weinreich

By the time we got there, the tent at Gardiner's Farm was chockablock with browsers and book buyers, especially at one table where Gwyneth Paltrow sig...

Music Legend: Madonna Asked Why I Wouldn't Have Sex With Her

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.07.2013 | Entertainment

Nile Rodgers, the legendary musician and producer behind countless audio treasures (including Daft Punk's "Get Lucky"), stopped by HuffPost Live on We...

Nile Rodgers Gives Update On His Cancer Diagnosis

rollingstonelogo | Posted 07.31.2013 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By RJ Cubarrubia Nile Rodgers got some good news from his doctor earlier this week. The Chic...

Daft Punk's Not Finished...

rollingstonelogo | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. Nile Rodgers will be collaborating with Daft Punk again to complete previously unreleased Chic ...

Glastonbury 2013's Standout Moments

The Huffington Post | Buster Brown | Posted 07.03.2013 | Entertainment

After a year off in 2012, Glastonbury returned with a triumphant bang that won't soon be forgotten. Thousands of acts performed this weekend on over 5...

How Madonna Handled This Rejection

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.10.2013 | Celebrity

Madonna is not used to being rejected, so she was reportedly shocked when superstar producer Nile Rodgers didn't want to bed her back in the 1980s. ...

Great News For Chic Fans!

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.23.2013 | Entertainment

Legendary producer and guitarist Nile Rodgers is experiencing a grand career renaissance, thanks to his work with Daft Punk. Rodgers plays guitar on m...

Songs Crush: May

Maureen Elinzano | Posted 07.06.2013 | Entertainment
Maureen Elinzano

The arrival of May means it's still spring, but it's almost summer too! That means summer vacation, the beach, BBQs, and new music to play at the fantastic summer dance parties that you're going to have, of course!

LISTEN: Hear Daft Punk's Entire New Song

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.19.2013 | Entertainment

Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" has been "leaked" about one thousand times by now, but on Wednesday, it appears as though the actual thing finally hit the web...

WATCH: Daft Punk Reveals New Music

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.16.2013 | Entertainment

Saturday's "Saturday Night Live" was hosted by Kevin Hart and featured rapper Macklemore as a musical guest, but it was a 15-second advertisement that...

LOOK: Adam Lambert Talks Gay Marriage, Birthday Lap Dance While Receiving Huge Honor In NYC

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2013 | Gay Voices

For the pop music superstars and global philanthropists in attendance, 2012's We Are Family Foundation Gala might be best remembered as the annual eve...

Brennan Williams

Nile Rodgers Talks Memoir, Sly Stone's Drug Addiction And Love Of Lady Gaga

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.01.2012 | Black Voices

In the midst of music's most decadent eras during the '70s and '80s, Nile Rodgers was at the forefront of pop music. With his dynamic ear for producin...