Nile Rodgers

The Noisey Personality Test

Nile Rodgers Nearly Died in a Boating Accident But Laughs About It Now

He invented a signature disco sound, made albums with just about everyone big – and now, he's taking our Noisey Personality Test.
Tshepo Mokoena
Noisey News

Nile Rodgers Is Now the Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame

Rodgers, who was inducted into the SHOF in 2016, will serve a three-year term.
Alex Robert Ross
New music

Nile Rodgers and Chic's "Till the World Falls" Is a Disco Song with Vic Mensa

Mura Masa and Cosha also feature on the track, and Anderson .Paak had a hand in the writing process. It's the first proper single from 'It's About Time,' Chic's first album in 26 years.
Alex Robert Ross
New music

Nile Rodgers and Chic Debut a Panpipe-Heavy New Single with Nao and Mura Masa

The newly confirmed 'It's About Time,' Chic's first album in 25 years, will feature collaborations with Anderson .Paak, Vic Mensa, Stefflon Don, and Craig David​. "Boogie All Night"—with panpipes!—is our first glimpse into the record.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Chic

You know "Le Freak" and you've seen 'Shrek 2,' so you’ve heard the big hits, but where do you start next with the Nile Rodgers-fronted group that defined the sound of a generation?
David Garber
new music (kind of)

Enjoy a Demo Version of "Let's Dance" Released For Bowie's 71st Birthday

It's a stripped-down look at the beginnings of a classic song.
Noisey Staff
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Lady Gaga Was the Only Person Who Could Have Pulled off This Spectacular David Bowie Tribute

There wouldn't be a Gaga without Bowie—there wouldn't be a lot of people. And her performance was, above all, a reminder of that.
Kyle Kramer
thump news

Watch This Canadian DJ's Brilliant Turntable Tribute to David Bowie

Skratch Bastid performs impromptu "Let's Dance" routine.
THUMP Canada Staff
thump exclusive stream

Leave the Sequins at Home: Teenage Mutants Remixes NERVO's "The Other Boys"

Treble fades away like the twinkling of a disco ball eclipsed by a fog machine.
THUMP Canada Staff
deep dives

The Plight of “Sandstorm”: Why Do Some Records Become Completely Unplayable?

What kills a classic song dead in its tracks?
Angus Harrison

Watch Daft Punk Pay Tribute to Music Legend Nile Rodgers from Inside Their Spaceship

Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter send their tribute to the CHIC guitarist and producer from a galaxy far, far away.
Emerson Rosenthal
VICE Premiere

VICE Exclusive: Can We All Please Calm Down and Just Listen to Some New Age Jazz for Once?

Put on Jeff Oster's new song, align your chakras, rub your nipples with spirit crystals, and just relax for once.
Charlie Ambler