Nile Rodgers & CHIC at Westonbirt Arboretum

About Nile Rodgers & CHIC

Nile Rodgers is a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and a multiple Grammy Award-winning songwriter, composer, producer, arranger, and guitarist.

As the co-founder of CHIC, Rodgers pioneered a musical language that generated chart-topping hits like "Le Freak”, the biggest selling single in the history of Atlantic Records, and sparked the advent of hip-hop with "Good Times."

His work in the CHIC Organization including “We Are Family” with Sister Sledge and “I’m Coming Out” with Diana Ross and his productions for artists like David Bowie (“Let’s Dance”), Madonna (“Like A Virgin”) and Duran Duran (“The Reflex”) have sold over 500 million albums and 100 million singles worldwide while his innovative, trendsetting collaborations with Daft Punk (“Get Lucky”), Daddy Yankee (“Agua”), and Beyoncé (“Cuff It”) reflect the vanguard of contemporary hits.

Special guest Sophie Ellis-Bextor and support DECO will also perform on the night.

Forest Live at Westonbirt Arboretum 

Westonbirt Arboretum has one of the most beautiful and important plant collections in the world! With 15,000 specimens, and 2,500 species of tree, the arboretum plays a vital part in research and conservation, while also being a breath-taking setting for concerts!

Nile Rodgers & CHIC joins Anne-Marie and Gregory Porter at Forest Live 2024 in Westonbirt Arboretum.

About Forest Live

Forest Live is a major live music series held in our nation’s forests. Join us among the trees to hear the best live music, connect with nature and discover unique locations across the country. 

This is the ideal concert experience taking place in beautiful natural woodland arenas every summer, with a relaxed atmosphere and an incredible soundtrack.

Buying tickets from Forestry England helps to grow and protect our nation’s forests for generations to come.