Luke Pritchard became a keen musician after hearing that his deceased father Bob Pritchard was a musician, this spurred him on to collaborated with school friend Jordan Dales in his early years, releasing several mixtapes.
Later on he wrote “Naive,” a hit single for his band The Kooks.
The band formed in 2004 at the Brighton Institute of Modern Music. The Kooks released their debut album Inside In Inside Out in 2006 and it reached number 2 in the UK album charts.
In 2008, Konk, their second studio album was released and it reached number 1 in the UK album charts.
The band is currently recording material for their third album which is due to be early summer 2010.