The English electronic music duo Disclosure is composed of brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence. Guy is three years older than Howard, both born in the month of May. Guy was born in the twenty-fifth of May while Howard was born in the eleventh of May. The brothers were raised in Reigate, Surrey, England. The duo was formed in 2010, producing pop, house, UK Garage music. Their first track “Offline Dexterity” was released on August. Then “Carnival” / “I Love… That You Know” was released on June 2011.
In 2012, “Tenderly” / “Flow” was broadcasted in national radio stations. They gained listeners and it allowed them to release their first EP in June entitled “The Face” with Greco-Roman label. The album contained a remix Jessie Ware’s song “Running.” The remix top the charts in Netherlands and Belgium. Their remix was featured in Festival Circuit and Annie Mac Presents. Their track “Latch” became a great hit in UK by October. They collaborated with Sam Smith in vocals for this song. The song reached the 11 th spot in UK Singles Charts when it was released. The duo gained momentum until the year of 2013. They are voted in “Hot Ten for 2013” in BBC Radio. Their single “White Noise” featuring Aluna George reached the top 2 spot, along with their single “You and Me” featuring Eliza Doolittle in top 10. They released another EP with these three songs, entitled “The Singles.” Then the duo was able to release their debut album entitled “Settle” on June 2013 with PMR. They debut as number one in UK Album Charts and in other countries in Europe and in Australia. The album received 4 stars with the Guardian and 9.1 with Pitchfork. The duo was invited to perform at Glastonbury Festival twice. They were also featured on the show Later… with Jools Holland. “Settle” was nominated for “Best Dance Album” in Grammy Award.
In 2013, due to their worldwide success, the duo went out and performed in more than forty cities in Europe, United Stated and Canada. They also participated in various festivals like Lollapalooza in Chicago, Sasquatch in Washington and Coachella Valley Music and Arts. The duo was able to sign with different labeling companies like Moshi Moshi, Interscope, Transparent, PMR, Cherrytree, Make Mine, Greco-Roman and Island. For the year 2014, the duo scheduled concerts in Spain, Croatia, UK and US. The duo continues to produce house music played in most of the clubs worldwide.