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Nile Rodgers & CHIC
LONDON OUTDOOR SHOW FOR 2020
PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS
SOUL II SOUL
KENWOOD HOUSE, HAMPSTEAD HEATH
SATURDAY 20TH JUNE 2020
Tickets On-Sale Now
Iconic Music Legend Nile Rodgers & CHIC have announced an exclusive outdoor London show for summer 2020 in the stunning setting of London’s Kenwood House, the English Heritage site overlooking Hampstead Heath.
Nile Rodgers is an exceptional artist, even among music royalty. As the co-founder of CHIC, and the recently elected Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, Rodgers is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of all time.
As a multiple GRAMMY award-winning composer, producer, arranger, and guitarist, 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”.
Nile Rodgers transcends all styles of music across every generation with a body of work that’s garnered him inductions into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
His work with CHIC and artists such as David Bowie, Diana Ross and Madonna has sold over 700 million albums and 75 million singles worldwide, while more recent collaborations with Daft Punk, Avicii, Sigala, Disclosure and Sam Smith have kept him at the forefront of contemporary music.
Joining Nile Rodgers & Chic for the exclusive outdoor show at Kenwood House will be special guests Soul II Soul.
Since their inception in the 1970’s, Soul II Soul have progressed from leaders of the warehouse scene to pioneering British black music around the world, with hits including “Keep On Movin’”, and “Back To Life (However Do You Want Me). During the course of their stellar career the band have sold over 10 million albums worldwide, with their founder Jazzie B having een awarded an OBE for services to music and the Ivor Novello Award for Inspiraiton.
The Heritage Live Concert Series is now in its third year at the beautiful English Heritage site, Kenwood House, bringing the best in live music to the most beautiful of outdoor settings at one of the capital’s most significant historic properties. The series has previously hosted artists such as Kris Kristofferson, Madness, Hacienda Classical and more.
Also announced for Heritage Live at Kenwood House 2020 is Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds on Sunday 21st June.
Tickets available from ticketmaster.co.uk
Hospitality Packages available.
Saturday 20th June 2020 –
Nile Rodgers & CHIC
Plus Special Guests: Soul II Soul
Kenwood House, Hampstead Lane, Highgate, London, NW3 7JR
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Food & Drink
Please note that standard size hampers are allowed to be brought on site with food and sealed bottles of water. No alcohol is permitted within the hamper.
There will be a wide variety of bars and artisan food traders on site.
Please note there is no car parking at Kenwood House, please use public transport. A limited number of disabled parking spaces are available by application.