Richard David James is Aphex Twin, a musician, dj and producer from Ireland and born in 1971. Aphex Twin's artistic career begins in 1983, working as a disc jockey in his hometown. The artist's debut EP was released in 1991 and titled Analogue Bubblebath. This work was included in the famous radio station Kiss F, which helped Aphex Twin make itself known. After this, the artist's first LP, titled Selected Ambient Works 85-92 and released in 1992, made the jump to fame for Aphex Twin.
With a history of success since then, the artist was rated in 2001 as "the most innovative and influential figure in contemporary electronic music" by the influential newspaper The Guardian.