I Am Nile Rodgers – Producer / Guitarist for CHIC / Diana Ross / Madonna / David Bowie / Daft Punk plus many many more. Ask Me Anything
Been hearing a lot about reddit and decided to come in and have a chat. Here are some facts about me you may not know!
7 million copies sold world-wide, "Le Freak" is the biggest selling single in Atlantic Records history.
Speaking of records sold, music that I've produced and/or played on has sold over 223 Million copies world-wide and counting
I co-wrote “Good Times” with Bernard Edwards , which has gone on to be one of the most sampled tracks in history, sparking the rap/hip hop movement by being sampled in Rappers Delight
I've produced some of the greatest selling albums for Duran Duran, The B-52s, INXS, David Bowie, Madonna, Sister Sledge, Avicii and tons of others
I co-wrote, produced and played on 3 tracks on the new Daft Punk record, "Random Access Memories"
"Get Lucky" by Daft Punk was crowned "the most popular song in Spotify history" with well over 100,000,000 plays.
My Guitar “The Hitmaker” was once valued at £1.3 Billion due to the amount of hits written on it
I wrote a memoir about my life and many near deaths entitled "Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco, and Destiny". You should read it: http://j.mp/1dUdELg
I've just released a "Greatest Hits" album that's sold more than 100,000 copies in the UK alone. Here's the interactive site for it: http://discochic.com
Read my blog on http://NileRodgers.com
As we speak, I’m on tour in Japan - Ask Me Anything!