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 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 Sumthing Else MusicWorks, Inc., which is a leader in the distribution of video game soundtracks.
Nile Rodgers Discography Tracks
- 72 Remix
- 32 Vocals
- 179 Instruments & Performance
- 629 Writing & Arrangement
- 47 Featuring & Presenting
- 15 Conducting & Leading
- 470 Production
- 60 Technical
- 1 Visual
- 1 Acting, Literary & Spoken