Definition of do a fade in English:

do a fade

phrase

informal
  • Run away.

    ‘he would have done a fade if he had seen somebody’
    • ‘Coming off the solo, I sang the last verse with the existing loop and then did a slow fade to end the song.’
    • ‘Behind her, the lights faded and the computer did a quick fade to a multi-hued sunset, a dark, starry night, and finally a blank screen.’