Diego Paul Sanchez is a music producer and composer, as well as the Creative Director at Nile Rodgers Productions. “D” has been with Nile Rodgers for over 10 years, and came into that position after Nile signed his band, MorissonPoe and included his bands’ music onto video game soundtracks through Nile’s label, Sumthing Else Musicworks, a music distribution company that specializes in video game soundtracks.
As head of Creative for Nile Rodgers Productions, “D” has lead the team on a world-wide excursion finding the most creative and innovative ways to tell Nile’s legendary story, including writing with Nile a 500+ issue daily blog chronicling Nile’s journey through cancer and recovery – a blog they called “Walking on Planet C”.
On a daily basis, “D” oversees and manages the creation of all the content related to Nile Rodgers and his surrounding musical colleagues on Social Media and all marketing outlets. He’s worked on visual, creative, social media and/or live productions for Duran Duran, Chaka Khan, Janelle Monae, Beck, Keith Urban, Prince and many more.
As a musician, “D” and his songwriting and production partner have written and produced music for many artists including Nile Rodgers himself, as well as Ginger Minj and Jinkx Monsoon of RuPaul’s Drag Race fame, and many others.
“D” now resides in Tampa, FL with his family, his dog Charlie Pizza and his two cats, Scruffles and Maxie.