Nile Rodgers & Chic To Return To Newmarket In 2019

29 January 2019, 12:00 | Updated: 30 January 2019, 09:54

Nile Rodgers

The legendary Nile Rodgers & Chic are returning to the July Course on Saturday 8th June.

The lineup for the 2019 season of live music at Newmarket is hotting up and Heart can exclusively reveal the details about a family-friendly Summer Saturday Live with Nile Rodgers & Chic.

With more than 200 production credits to his name, expect to hear some of the best-known pop anthems from the last four decades on the July Course this summer on Saturday 8th June.

Nile Rodgers & Chic will join a longs list of talented artists confirmed to play at Newmarket this summer, such as; Madness, Rudimental and Pete Tong & The Heritage Orchestra.

Get your tickets from Thursday 31st January.

Nile Rodgers & Chic

Nile Rodgers is one of the musical greats of his generation and one of the co-founders of CHIC.

The multiple GRAMMY-winning composer, producer, arranger and guitarist is returning for the second summer in a row at Newmarket Racecourse and will be performation chart-topping hits like “Le Freak” and “Good Times”.

His productions for artists like David Bowie (incl. ‘Lets Dance’), Diana Ross (incl. ‘Upside Down’, ‘I’m Coming Out’) and Madonna (incl. ‘Material Girl’, ‘Like A Virgin’) have sold over 300 million albums and 50 million singles worldwide.

He also worked on trendsetting collaborations with Daft Punk, Avicii, Sigala, Disclosure and Sam Smith in recent years

Saturday 8th June promises to be one of the highlights of the summer season.

Newmarket Nights

Newmarket is the historic home of horse racing and hosts a season of live music across the summer.

In 2018, highlights included performances by Craig David, George Ezra and Paloma Faith.

Check out our photos from 2018 right here.

Getting to the July Course...

Merge onto the A11 at junction 9, signposted Newmarket and Norwich.



After 10 miles branch left and merge onto the A1304, signposted Newmarket.



After 5 miles take the second exit at the roundabout, signposted The July Racecourse. 



Sat Nav postcode - CB8 0XE