Faded song become the hits in 2016, and not all people know that someone behind the great song is a nineteen-years-old boy. Yes, he is Alan Walker. He is occasionally known as DJ Walkzz, is a Norwegian music producer and DJ. He is best known for the 2015 single “Faded”, which received platinum certifications in over 10 different countries. It is a very fantastic achievement of music industry a nineteen-years-old obtain.
Here is a short information about Alan Walker you need to know. He would be one of the maestro of electric music the world has.
His full name is Alan Olav Walker, famous with only Alan Walker. He was born in Northampton, United Kingdom in August 24, 1997. The nineteen-years-old boy is a popular musician playing electronic dance music, electro house, progressive house, and also synth-pop. He joins the labels such as Sony Music, DM Music Group, RCA Records, and many more.
His nationality is British and Norwegian. He moved to Bergen, Norway with his family when he was two years old. His mother is Norwegian and his father is English.
Life Before Fame
Alan Walker is probably as one of the most popular DJ working right now, with “Faded” leads him to the peak of popularity. However, before he is popular, he was a young teen boy who has passion in music. He began pursuing his music production career in July of 2012 and slowly began posting his music to YouTube and SoundCloud.
Alan Walker’s song, “Faded”, received platinum certifications in over 10 different countries, it is something very satisfying. Besides, he also gets some prestigious awards such as Eska Special Award, MTV Europe Musis Award for Best Norwegian Act, Spellermann Award for Hit of the Year. We are proud of you, Alan.