Chicane performing in Stockholm, May 2011. Nick Bracegirdle in the middle.
|Birth name||Nicholas Bracegirdle|
|Also known as||Chicane|
28 February 1971 |
Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire, England
|Occupations||Electronic musician, Composer, Record producer, Song writer, remixer, Record Label Owner|
|Instruments||Synthesizer, piano, classical guitar|
|Years active||1994 - present|
|Labels||Modena Records Ltd. (UK),
Enzo Recordings (UK),
Armada Music (NL),
Ultra Records (US),
Central Station (AU)
|Associated acts||Disco Citizens, Mr. Joshua Presents Espiritu, Rebel Transcanner, Sitvac|
Chicane is known for the singles "Offshore", an Ibiza dance anthem included in thousands of compilations in both chill-out and dance versions; "Saltwater", which featured vocals by Clannad member Máire Brennan and is one of the most well-known and popular singles of the trance genre; and the UK number-one hit "Don't Give Up", featuring vocals by Bryan Adams, and also a top ten hit on singles charts across Europe.