Nile Rodgers is a multi-talented musician from the United States of America. He is a song-writer, music producer, guitarist, arranger and composer who worked with many great artists through his career. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Nile Rodgers in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Nile Rodgers full birth name is Nile Gregory Rodgers Jr. He was born in The Bronx borough in New York City, United States, on September 19, 1952. His father’s name is Nile Rodgers, Sr., and his mother’s is Beverly Goodman. His parents’ occupations are not revealed as there’s no information about the economic situation which the family lived in during the early living days of Nile.
Nile Rodgers was probably grown and raised mainly in New York. Information says that his music education took place at the Manhattan School of Music, but it’s not revealed whether he earned a degree or certificate from a college or university, or no. We are also not sure about the number of siblings, brothers or sisters, he has, but he has a brother named Bunchy Goodman.
The private life of Nile Rodgers isn’t much exciting as many other musicians and entertainment people. There are no records of the relationships and dating history of Nile Rodgers. He mentioned once something about his relationship with his stepfather, which means that his parents might have divorced.
Nile Rodgers has been married to his only wife Nancy Hunt. She’s an entrepreneur who co-found many businesses, and she worked with him on several projects such as We Are Family Foundation. There’s no information about the couple’s children, as they may have had sons, daughters together, or no.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Nile Rodgers worked with bands during his early days such as the house band and the Sesame Street band. He formed Chic along with other musicians, and the band has been quite successful since then. Nile worked with many big names in the music industry such as Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Diana Ross, and others.
Nile Rodgers name came on big great awards and honors. He is the winner of 3 Grammy Awards according to the official Grammys website. One of his latest awards is the Guild of Music Supervisors Award for “Set Me Free” song for “The Get Down” series.
Nile Rodgers most recent and updated news including the release of “It’s About Time” album along with Chic band. The album contains tracks featuring other musicians such as Mura Masa, Vic Mensa, Lady Gaga, and others.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American multi-talented musician Nile Rodgers has an estimated net worth of probably more than $75 million. He earned his tens of millions of wealth from the music he worked on. The songs which Nile Rodgers worked on with bands and musicians ranked on top charts in various countries.
Nile Rodgers is one of the biggest names in the music world. He found the Chic band with whom he worked on many albums and songs, and he has worked with several great musicians through his career. Nile Rodgers is satisfied and happy living with his spouse, Nancy Hunt, probably in New York.