Relationship with Lorde
Adam King Feeney was born on September 12, 1983 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He first got into music with piano lessons that he received when he was five years old, however, he quit learning the piano after three years due to losing interest in it. He later taught himself to play guitar, bass and drums. Around age 13, he was a skateboarder, which overturned when he started to take a bigger interest in music and became a DJ.In 1999, at age 16, Dukes, while as a DJ, he began collecting records from the 1960s and 1970s, trying to understand how they were made. This habit later got him into record production, and by 2000, he bought an MPC. Previously, Dukes had no intention to become a musician.