Nick co-founded Kaiser Chiefs in 2003 and was the main songwriter until he left in 2012. In that time the band sold 5 million records, won 3 Brit awards, an Ivor Novello, had a number 1 single with Ruby and toured the world and elsewhere.
Since he left he has co-written songs with Mark Ronson, John Newman, Olly Murs, Nina Nesbitt, Eliot Sumner, Hurts, Dua Lipa and many other upcoming artists.
He works in his studio, Chewdio, in London.
He is an honorary fellow of Leeds College of Music.
The Vaccines, Kaiser Chiefs, Duran Duran, Shirley Bassey, MNDR, Mark Ronson, John Newman, Becky Hill, MNEK, 5SOS, Nina Nesbitt, The Vamps, Carl Barat, Dua Lipa, Olly Murs, Justin Parker, Hurts, Eliot Sumner, Kodaline, James Arthur, Rob Harvey, Dagny, Callum Beattie, Anteros, Dansu, Lower Than Atlantis, Krishane, Honeyblood, Wrabel.