Nile Rodgers poses in front of Buckingham Palace as he rehearses for Platinum Jubilee concert


‘Don’t think I’ll ever get a shot like that again’: Nile Rodgers poses in front of Buckingham Palace as he puts final touches to Platinum Jubilee concert

Nile Rodgers took fans behind-the-scenes of the the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Party on Saturday.

The 69-year-old musician is set to take to the stage at Buckingham Palace’s star-studded concert alongside the likes of Sir Rod Stewart, Sir Elton John and Diana Ross to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee on Saturday night.

Nile took to his Instagram to share a video of him walking through the set outside the Palace as he rehearsed for the big show.

Addressing fans to the side, he said: ‘Yeah it was really good fun, it’s gonna be great’.

He then walked right up to the gate of Buckingham Palace and threw up a peace sign to the security guards on top of the roof. 

‘Don’t think I’ll ever get a shot like that again,’ he commented.

A look at what’s coming: Nile Rodgers took fans behind-the-scenes of the the Queen ‘s Platinum Jubilee Party on Saturday

Captioning the video he wrote: ‘Finishing rehearsal for #thequeensplatinumjubilee2022 and waving to #security #guards on rooftop of #buckinghampalace a #onceinalifetime #photo.’  

Queen + Adam Lambert will open the BBC’s Platinum Party At The Palace concert with a special performance marking the Queen’s 70 years on the throne.

It will come 20 years after guitarist Brian May performed God Save The Queen on Buckingham Palace’s roof during a show marking the Golden Jubilee in 2002.

Big night: The 69-year-old musician is set to take to the stage at Buckingham Palace 's star-studded concert alongside the likes of Sir Rod Stewart, Sir Elton John and Diana Ross to celebrate the Queen's Jubilee on Saturday night

Big night: The 69-year-old musician is set to take to the stage at Buckingham Palace ‘s star-studded concert alongside the likes of Sir Rod Stewart, Sir Elton John and Diana Ross to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee on Saturday night

Alicia Keys and Andrea Bocelli will also play during the three-stage, two-and-a-half-hour event on Saturday June 4.

The line-up will also include Duran Duran, Bond composer Hans Zimmer, Ella Eyre, Craig David, Mabel, Elbow and George Ezra.

The evening will also feature appearances from sports figures and stars of the stage and screen.

Sir David Attenborough, Emma Raducanu, David Beckham, Stephen Fry, Dame Julie Andrews, The Royal Ballet and Paralympian swimmer Ellie Simmonds will all make appearances.

Born to perform: Queen + Adam Lambert will open the BBC's Platinum Party At The Palace concert with a special performance marking the Queen's 70 years on the throne (pictured February 2020)

Born to perform: Queen + Adam Lambert will open the BBC’s Platinum Party At The Palace concert with a special performance marking the Queen’s 70 years on the throne (pictured February 2020)

All stars: The line-up will also include Duran Duran, Bond composer Hans Zimmer, Ella Eyre, Craig David, Mabel, Elbow and George Ezra to celebrate the Queen (Queen Elizabeth II pictured at her Official Platinum Jubilee Celebration this month)

All stars: The line-up will also include Duran Duran, Bond composer Hans Zimmer, Ella Eyre, Craig David, Mabel, Elbow and George Ezra to celebrate the Queen (Queen Elizabeth II pictured at her Official Platinum Jubilee Celebration this month)

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