Alan Walker 's indistinguishable sound has flabbergasted fans around the globe. His iconic hit "Faded" on NoCopyrightSounds has been a highlight track amongst the gaming community. It even went platinum in 10 countries. I never really thought I would end up in a situation where I would be releasing an album.
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Laroc and Ame, two of Brazil's leading clubs , have announced a new three-day festival for with Seth Troxler and Dubfire among the headliners. The fifth in our series of Top DJs charity auctions launches today, offering one lucky reader the chance to win a signed Alan Walker sweatshirt. The mask-wearing DJ and producer, best known for his huge single 'Faded' has also include free guestlist to the winning bidder and a friend to a show of your choice. To mark the almost day countdown to Tomorrowland Festival, a wave of new names have been added to the already enormous line-up. The mighty Nicole Moudaber and Ricardo Villalobos have been confirmed to play the massive festival, which takes place across two weekends in July. Alan Walker's story is as remarkable as his name is not. The single has been streamed more than 70 million times, while his debut - 's 'Faded' - has over 1. You can check out the video below.
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I can see it now. Someone in the Pitchfork offices just finished listening to Alan Walker 's debut album. They are licking their lips, possibly even gently moaning as they plan how to systematically break down this album in the most brutal way possible. Seeing how they can produce the next viral sensation that was the site's review of Greta Van Fleet's debut album. Why would they ever like something produced by an artist by Walker?
In , he was ranked 26th on DJ Mag. At the age of two, he moved to Bergen ,  Norway, with his parents and siblings. Growing up in the digital era, Walker found an early interest in computers, which later turned into a fascination for programming and graphic design. He initially had no musical background; however, he later taught himself by watching tutorials on YouTube based on music production. In July , with the help and feedback from his fans online, he began pursuing his music production career and slowly began posting his music to YouTube and SoundCloud. Starting as a bedroom producer , he was better known as DJ Walkzz before signing a record deal and releasing his debut single in Walker released the track "Fade" on 17 August The track has over million views on YouTube,  million plays on Spotify ,  and 41 million streams on SoundCloud.