Ne-Yo, Rosanne Cash & Luke James will also perform.
Nile Rodgers and Chic are set to headline the Apollo Theater’s 2015 Spring Gala on June 8. The 10th annual benefit concert will also feature performances by Ne-Yo, Rosanne Cash, Luke James, recent The Voice contestant Kimberly Nichole and South African a cappella trio The Soil.
In addition, two special awards will be presented at the gala. In recognition of its outstanding philanthropy and community leadership, the Madison Square Garden Company will receive the Corporate Award, represented by MSG executive chairman James Dolan. On behalf of the Ford Foundation, its president Darren Walker will accept the Percy C. Sutton Civic Leadership Award in honor of the organization’s years of service to the Apollo.