About Nile Rodgers
It has been reported that the total amount of Nile Rodgers net worth is 70 million dollars. Nile Rodgers is known as a musician, arranger, composer, music producer and guitarist. His involvement into music has been awarded with multiple Grammy awards. Nile Rodgers is also known as a member of the band called “Chic”, which he founded with Bernard Edwards. The band began to play in 1976 and since that time it has also been one of the main sources of Nile Rodgers net worth.
In addition, he is also known as a solo act and as such he has released three studio albums. He was also a member of the band called “Outloud”, however, this band did not perform for a long time. Although he is also known from the mentioned involvements, Nile Rodgers became more known for his career as a producer and for his collaborations with many artists, such as Diana Ross, Madonna, Duran Duran, Pharrell Williams, Sam Smith and many others. Thus, this involvement is also considered as one of the most important sources when it comes to increasing the overall amount of Nile Rodgers net worth.
He was born in 1952 in New York.
It was also there where he began his career in music. When he was a teenager, he was already touring with the Sesame Street as a guitarist. It was also during these tours where he made friends with Bernard Edwards, with whom he later established the previously mentioned band called “Chic”. However, before they began performing in this band, the duo established another one called “The Big Apple Band”. The band was even offered to be an opening act of the “Jackson 5” tour. “Chic” was popular for quite a lot of singles, such as “I Want Your Love”, “Dance, Dance, Dance”, “Good Times”, “Le Freak” and “Everybody Dance”.
In 1980, Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards collaborated into producing Diana Ross’ album called “Diana”, from which a couple of well known songs were released as singles, such as “I’m Coming Out” and “Upside Down”. Thus, as a producer, Nile Rodgers has worked with very well known people in the industry and this career is regarded as one of the most essential sources of Nile Rodgers net worth. Thus, with so much important work Nile Rodgers managed to establish his name as one of the most successful ones in music industry.