Lounge class….

Posted: June 25, 2015 in Home

Nicholas James Murphy (born 23 June 1988), better known by his stage name Chet Faker, is an Australianelectronica musician. In 2012 he signed to Downtown Records in the United States and issued an extended play,Thinking in Textures.[1][2] In October that year he won Breakthrough Artist of the Year and Thinking in Textures won Best Independent Single/EP at the Australian Independent Records Awards.[3]

In January 2013 the work won Best Independent Release at the Rolling Stone Australia Awards for 2012.[4] His cover ofBlackstreet‘s “No Diggity” was featured in a 2013 Super Bowl commercial for Beck’s Sapphire.[5] In April 2014 Built on Glass, Faker’s debut album, was released to generally positive reviews and debuted at number 1 on the AustralianARIA Charts.[6][7] Three songs from the album were subsequently voted into the top ten of Triple J‘s Hottest 100 of 2014, including the number one spot for “Talk Is Cheap“.[8]

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