ALAN WALKER – Faded



   


Alan Walker (born 24 August 1997) is a British-born Norwegian producer who was born in Northampton, England. He is best known for his EDM single “Faded” and his EDM song released on NCS “Fade”.

Born in Northampton, Walker moved to Bergen, Norway, with his Norweigan mother and English father at the age of two. Growing up in the digital era, Walker found an early interest in computers which later turned into a fascination for programming and graphic design.

In 2012 he started making music on his laptop, and with the help and feedback from his online friends, namely Cody, Carlo, Chrissy, Wouter and Austin, his songs soon caught the attention of the record labels.

His song “Fade” gained attention after its release on YouTube via the label NoCopyrightSounds (NCS). “Fade” was then released on a compilation album by NCS.  The tracks “Spectre” and “Force” followed in 2015.

Walker signed with MER Musikk under Sony Music Sweden and his first single was the track “Faded“, a remastered vocal version of “Fade” by Walker and Vlady Bedi, released December 4, 2015 and featuring uncredited female vocalist Iselin Solheim.

The song topped both the Norwegian VG-lista singles chart and the Swedish Sverigetopplistan charts, and was a Top 10 hit as well in Finland and Denmark, with appearances also on Italian, German, American, English, Dutch and Irish charts.

It is also currently in the top 10 songs on “Top 50 Global” on Spotify. As of April 2016, “Faded” has over 200 million views on YouTube.

The song has been in production supposedly for over a year. There was many delays with the song with 2 videos apoligizing for the delays. It has gained worldwide attention as of its release.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Discography


Singles

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications
NOR
DEN
FIN
GER
IRE
ITA
NLD
SWE
UK
2015 “Spectre”
“Force”

Faded 1 3 1 1 6 1 2 1 7
  • DEN: Platinum
  • FIN: Platinum
  • ITA: 2× Platinum
  • NOR: 2× Platinum
  • NLD: Gold
  • SWE: 6× Platinum
  • UK: Silver
“—” denotes a single that did not chart or was not released.



👀  About “FADED” (videos, lyrics, story) …

… don’t miss page 2  👀







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