1. Chase (Saul Milton) & Status (Will Kennard) Met At University Of Manchester
Chase was studying English & Humanities, whilst Status was completing a degree in History Of Arts.
2. Status Left Chase
Will quit his degree to concentrate on music, whilst Saul opted to stay and do both, but both members still lived in the city with one another.
3. They Didn’t Plan To Be A Band
Despite begin collaborative DJ’s, it was actually their manager that suggested they included a drummer and MC. MC Rage was a close friend to the band and Andy Gagadeen (Drummer) was a session musician known for his work with The Bays and Duran Duran.
4. MTA Records Is More Than Alot
Chase & Status started their own label ‘More Than Alot Records’ (MTA Records), where many of their guest features (Moko, Louis M^ttrs, Nero) are signed too.
5. Chase’s Music Taste Was Inspired At A Jewish Party
After a family occasion, a DJ begun playing ‘Jungle’ music and it was from then that Chase begun fusing electronic with his guitar riffs.
6. ‘Brand New Machine’ Will Mark Their Largest UK Performance
Their O2 Arena performance will mark their largest UK headline show to date.
7. Creative Collaborations
In support of their tour, they’re working with JD Sports and New Balance to give away studio masterclasses and gig tickets.
8. 10 Years Of Chase & Status
This year marks the tenth year since the formation of the iconic electronic duo, with ‘Pieces’ being their first hit.
9. First Performance in India
The duo will play the multi-genre Barcadi NH7 Weekender, as they mark their first date in India.