By the 1980’s famed producer Nile Rogers had already made his mark as the lead guitarist and co-founding member of the band Chic, one of the most successful groups of the disco era. In the role of producer he continues to increase his string of highly successful albums with artists ranging from Madonna to Keith Urban.
In 1983 David Bowie chose Nile Rodgers to produce his 15th studio album.
Let’s Dance was nominated for the Album of the Year Grammy Award in 1984 but lost to Michael Jackson’s Thriller.
It has sold 10.7 million copies worldwide, making it Bowie’s best-selling album. The album also included some of Bowies most successful singles like this one…Let’s Dance