Diplo is at all times maintaining us guessing. The Mad Decent helmer simply dropped two new home tracks, “Hold You Tight” and “Bubble Up,” telling Beats 1, “I’m making an attempt to develop a brand new type with home sounds. This is the primary of eight data I’m placing out this summer time.”
As music’s favourite renaissance man, the tradition curator has credentials in hip-hop, dancehall, pop, dance music, and now home music. Oh, he’s additionally bought road cred within the nation world as he’s additionally slated to headline a Stage Coach afterparty this spring.
The Major Lazer frontman launched his Europa EP earlier this 12 months, showcasing his A&R prowess by unearthing undiscovered hip-hop expertise in Europe. His group with Sia and Labrinth, LSD, is dropping their debut self-titled album on April 12. What’s extra—Diplo has set his sights to creating Mad Decent Block Party‘s return into an enormous competition affair. He’s releasing music with SHAQ and Mark Ronson underneath his Silk City undertaking. Lastly and sadly, he’s engaged on what might be Major Lazer’s final album. How Diplo has the time to now dabble in increasing his home chops is a thriller, although they are saying Random White Dude Be Everywhere, so it’s laborious to say we’re shocked.