For the World Ahead
To change the world of tomorrow, we need to move forward today. And this season, two incredible individuals are making their voices heard to shape a brighter future – bringing the wisdom of an unwavering legend and the vision of a new icon to our Clarks collective.
Join Nile Rodgers and Beabadoobee as they champion authentic connection, self-expression, and a kindness and generosity both to ourselves and to others. Originators and innovators, stepping up to build a better society for the world ahead.Shop the Collection
"HAVE CONFIDENCE IN YOURSELF AND YOUR OPINIONS"
BEABADOOBEE SINGER AND SONGWRITER
Connection – with yourself, with others. It’s a source of possibility and wonder for Beabadoobee. The critically acclaimed Filipino musician’s ref reshingly f rank, relatable bedroom pop inspires and comforts her countless fans – and represents future opportunities for Asian girls, the way that discovering incredible Asian women artists opened up Beabadoobee’s own world.
From adjusting to London life at a predominantly white school to the whirlwind of playing to huge stadium audiences, it’s by trusting herself that Beabadoobee faces challenges and new experiences – sharing that self-love and belief with those around her. Join Beabadoobee as she talks all things confidence when it comes to taking on the world ahead.WATCH BEABADOOBEE’S FILM
"MY MOTTO IS: I LOOK BACK, BUT I DON'T STARE"
NILE RODGERS SONGWRITER, PRODUCER AND ARTIST
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, songwriter, producer, guitarist, debonair man about town – and now, ‘Clarks dude’ – it’s tough to define the unique spirit and unparalleled musical influence of the one-and-only Nile Rodgers! From chart-smashing hits with CHIC, Madonna and David Bowie to cutting-edge collaborations with Daft Punk and Beyoncé, Nile’s worked with the biggest and best in the music industry for over f ive decades – pushing boundaries and expanding our horizons to create music that speaks to generations, over and over.
From adjusting to London life at a predominantly white school to the whirlwind of playing to huge stadium audiences, it’s by trusting herself that Beabadoobee faces challenges and new experiences – sharing that self-love and belief with those around her. Join Beabadoobee as she talks all things confidence when it comes to taking on the world ahead.
Brought up to believe in kindness and love, Nile is shaping a better world ahead by aligning with marginalised groups – from the LGBTQ+ community with his music to founding the We Are Family Foundation, a charity that promotes cultural diversity and nurtures the talents and ideas of young people globally who are positively changing the world.
The perfect partner for our change-championing Clarks collective, Nile chats to us about his incredible career and philanthropy – sharing everything f rom his stand-out on-stage experiences to what his distinctive style means to him, and the spiritual rewards of helping to transform people’s lives.