Born In: Sydney, Australia
Kevin Parker is an Australian singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his psychedelic music project ,‘Tame Impala,’ which he had originally conceived in 2007. He writes, records, and produces the music for ‘Tame Impala.’ In 2015, ‘Tame Impala’ released its third studio album, ‘Currents,’ for which Parker was honored with the ‘Producer of the Year’ award and the ‘Engineer of the Year’ award at the 29th ‘Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards’ (ARIA Music Awards) in Sydney, New South Wales. Parker has also worked with various other bands, such as ‘Pond,’ ‘Mink Mussel Creek,’ and ‘Space Lime Peacock.’ As a producer, he has worked with artists such as Kanye West, Mark Ronson, and ASAP Rocky. In 2016, he helped release Lady Gaga’s fifth studio album, ‘Joanne.’ The album's first single, ‘Perfect Illusion,’ is a collaborative effort from Gaga, Mark Ronson, BloodPop, and Kevin Parker.
Also Known As: Kevin Richard Parker
Spouse/Ex-: Sophie Lawrence
father: Jerry Parker
Born Country: Australia
Ancestry: Zimbabwean Australian, South African Australian
City: Sydney, Australia
Kevin Parker is of mixed ethnicity, as his father was from Zimbabwe and his mother is from South Africa. He has two brothers: Stephen and Stuart (his paternal half brother born from his father's first marriage). While Stephen lived with him in Cottesloe, his older brother, Stuart, chose to stay in Brisbane after his parents got divorced. Kevin also has a half-sister named Helen from his mother's second marriage.
Kevin Parker was earlier in a relationship with French singer Melody Prochet. He helped Prochet release her dream project, ‘Melody's Echo Chamber,’ in 2012. After breaking up with her, he started dating Sophie Lawrence. Parker married Sophie Lawrence on February 11, 2019, in Western Australia.
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