Fatboy Slim or Norman Cook (sometimes Brighton Port Authority )>, whose real name Quentin Leo Cook , is a DJ and British big beat artist, born July 31, 1963 in Redhill, near London. He is now based in Brighton.
During his childhood, Norman Cook is in the middle of the British pop era of bands influenced by the Beatles. As a teenager he discovers the dancing rhythms of house music, which will reveal his taste for music.
At age 19, he began a double musical experience: he became known as a DJ in Brighton while incorporating The Housemartins as a bass player. In disagreement with the band's musical style, he finally decides to pursue his solo musical career.
The early 1990s is a busy time for Norman: