Adam F

Infobox musical artist
Name = Adam F

Img_capt = Adam F performs at Listen at Club Alchemy in New Haven, Connecticut on September 3, 2006.
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Background = non_vocal_instrumentalist
Birth_name = Adam Fenton
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Born = 1972 in Liverpool, England
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Genre = Electronica Drum'n'bass
Occupation = Producer
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Label = Breakbeat Kaos Astralwerks
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URL = [ Official website]

Adam F (born Adam Fenton) is one of the world's premiere jungle/drum and bass DJs, and son to Alvin Stardust and stepson of Liza Goddard. His breakthrough hit was the techstep classic [ "Metropolis/Mother Earth"] , released in 1997 on the Metalheadz record label. What is considered to be his greatest early work is his Drum & Bass/Jazz fusion 'Circles', with its unique structure and build, and famous bassline. Even today it is still played by numerous DJs. In 1998 he won a MOBO award for his debut album [ "Colours"] . He has also found success in the field of hip hop, primarily with his ground breaking collaborative musical effort [ "KAOS - The anti-acoustic warfare"] .

Adam scored the feature film, Sacha Baron Cohen Ali G Indahouse for Working Title Films.

He is founder and co-owner of the UK independent record label Breakbeat Kaos and also co-owner of major drum and bass website Dogs on Acid. Adam has to his credit, 12 Top 40 UK singles, 4 Gold and 1 Platinum disc.

He founded and fronts the UK band, Malpractice.

In early 2007, Adam was cast in his first film role, the British indie crime thriller The Heavy. Adam's on-camera career is managed by Hollywood talent manager, Stacey Castro.

In December 2007, Adam co-starred in new British feature film "Cuckoo", a thriller about sound and lies co-starring Richard E. Grant and Laura Fraser, directed by Richard Bracewell. "Cuckoo" is currently in post-production.

Has collaborated with:


*David Bowie
*The Pet Shop Boys
*Everything But The Girl

Drum and Bass

*MC Conrad
*J Majik
*Slipmaster J


*Destiny's Child
*LL Cool J
*Missy Elliott
*De La Soul
*Beenie Man
*Carl Thomas
*Pharaohe Monch
*G. Forbes
*Lil Mo

External links

* [ Official website]
* [ Official website of Malpractice] , Adam F's rock band

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