The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing will celebrate its eighth annual GRAMMY Week event honoring three-time GRAMMY winner Nile Rodgers for his commitment to excellence and ongoing support for the art and craft of recorded music. Michael Ostin and Cameron Strang will serve as honorary co-chairs at the event taking place during GRAMMY Week on Feb. 3, 2015, at The Village studios in West Los Angeles.
A musician, composer, arranger, and guitarist, Rodgers is one of the most influential music producers in the history of popular music. With Chic, Rodgers and bassist Bernard Edwards generated chart-topping hits such as "Le Freak," "I Want Your Love," "Everybody Dance," and "Good Times." Chic's success led to producing opportunities for Rodgers and Edwards, among them albums such as Sister Sledge's We Are Family and Diana Ross' Diana. Read More