Nick Murphy fka Chet Faker
As recently intimated on social media, the musician Chet Faker has forgone his alias and will now write, produce, record and perform under his real name, Nick Murphy – symbolising a significant musical evolution for the artist.
Murphy’s achievements as Chet Faker are great and varied. His critically acclaimed debut album ‘Built On Glass’ was a commercial success upon its release in spring 2014, reaching platinum sales status. BBC Radio 1 have consistently supported both his solo releases and his recent collabs with Marcus Marr. He’s a serious player internationally, selling out headline tours and playing major festivals throughout Europe, Asia and North America including main sets at Glastonbury, Primavera Sound, Coachella and more.