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Diplo Hits Back At Accusations Of Cultural Appropriation

The dance band came under fire after the release of 2015 track Lean On, for its use of Indian imagery alongside sexually suggestive dance routines. Major Lazer have also been criticised for...

Justin Bieber Can't Wait To Bring His Purpose Tour To The UK

Justin Bieber is excited about bringing his 'Purpose' tour to the UK.The 22-year-old 'Sorry' hitmaker took a break from his 'Purpose' World Tour to perform at V Festival in both Chelmsford and Stafford at the...

Justin Bieber Wants To Collaborate With Rihanna

Justin Bieber wants to work with Rihanna.The 'Sorry' hitmaker performed at V Festival this weekend on the same bill as the 28-year-old R&B superstar and the pair discussed the possibility of collaborating together in the...

M.i.a. Resolves Bird Song Feud With Record Label

The Paper Planes star went public with her feud with Interscope executives over the weekend (12-14Aug16) when she posted a tweet begging them to let her release the track she recorded with her...

M.i.a. Begs Label Bosses To Let Her Release New Diplo Collaboration

The provocative rapper, who upset company bosses last month (Jul16) when she threatened to leak her new album as a protest about the world's suffering refugees, appears to have come to a roadblock...

M.i.a. Blames Record Label For Not Releasing New Single

M.I.A. has blamed her record label for the delay in releasing her new Diplo-produced track 'Birds'.The 41-year-old hip-hop star has taken to Instagram to explain why she shared a remix of her new track 'Birds'...

Major Lazer Have Group Therapy For Stress

Major Lazer have group therapy Skype sessions to help cope with the stress of success.The EDM trio - comprised of Diplo, Jillionaire, and Walshy Fire - have confessed that their increasing fame has caused them...

Major Lazer Deal With Fame Using Counselling And Hypnosis

The electronic dance music (EDM) collective has seen their popularity rocket over the past 18 months, with chart topping hits like Lean On and Cold Water, a collaboration with pop superstar Justin Bieber....

M.i.a Is Collaborating With Diplo

M.I.A. has teamed up with Diplo on her new single.The 41-year-old singer - who previously dated the 37-year-old DJ for five years until 2008 - has shared artwork for 'Bird Song', which will be released...

Major Lazer's Lollapalooza Set Marred By Power Outage

Diplo's electronic trio was among the top draws at the Chicago, Illinois event over the weekend (29-31Jul16), but its loud Friday night set reportedly blew the generators, causing Major Lazer's light show and...

Major Lazer's New Lp Features Sia And Usher

Diplo has revealed Usher, Sia and MØ are among artists featured on the new Major Lazer record.The 37-year-old DJ - who is one-third of the electronic music trio, also comprised of Jillionaire and Walshy Fire...

Diplo Says Justin Bieber 'Killed It' On Cold Water

Diplo says Justin Bieber ''killed it'' on their new song 'Cold Water'.The 37-year-old DJ unveiled the track on Friday (22.07.16) which features Major Lazer - comprised of Diplo, Jillionaire and Walshy Fire - Bieber and...

Justin Bieber Helped Diplo Realise Dream Of Working With Ed Sheeran

Justin features on the new track by the rapper and producer's electronica group Major Lazer, titled Cold Water, which was co-written and co-produced with Ed and his long-time collaborator Benny Blanco....

Kate Hudson Dating Diplo?

Kate Hudson is reportedly dating Diplo.The 37-year-old actress is said to be romantically involved with Katy Perry's ex after hooking up with him in Ibiza earlier this month.A source told Us Weekly magazine: ''They are...

Ed Sheeran Writes Album On Cruise Ship

Ed Sheeran has been writing his new album on a cruise ship. The flame-haired singer hired a ''cheap cabin'' aboard the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner and has locked himself away penning songs for his...

Justin Bieber's Cold Water Gets Release Date

Justin Bieber and Major Lazer will release their new song 'Cold Water' next Friday (22.07.16).The 'Sorry' hitmaker has taken to Twitter to tease the new tune and showed he was jumping with joy to share...

James Van Der Beek Plays Diplo For A Day

The electronic dance star opted to let the former Dawson's Creek actor see what it was like to be him for a day in a promotional video for his Mad Decent Block Party....

Diplo Accuses David Guetta Of Ripping Off Hit

This week (beg09May16) Guetta, 48, released a track titled This One's For You, which also acts as the official song of the UEFA Euro 2016 international soccer tournament. However Diplo, 37, who...

Ellie Goulding Texts Radio Dj To Quiz Calvin Harris On Their Collaboration

The Burn singer has worked with her good pal on tracks I Need Your Love and Outside, and she revealed they had teamed up for another song when she sent a message into...

Electronic Music Awards Postponed

Top DJs including Diplo, Calvin Harris and Skrillex were set to be celebrated at the inaugural prizegiving ceremony on 23 April (16), but the awards show is now slated to take place in...

Camila Cabello In The Studio With Diplo

The DJ and producer documented his night in the recording studio on Wednesday (30Mar16) via popular mobile app Snapchat, and making an unexpected appearance in one of his shared videos was Fifth Harmony...

Lorde And Diplo Spark Dating Rumours

The Royals star performed a touching tribute to late rock icon Davie Bowie at the London prizegiving and after the ceremony, the 19-year-old was spotted warmly embracing Diplo as they headed to an...

Diplo Planning To Work With Bollywood Superstar

The actor and singer, who is one of India's biggest stars, surprised Diplo on tour in Mumbai recently and now sources tell the city's Mumbai Mirror the two men are hoping to work...

Diplo And Calvin Harris Top Nominations For Inaugural Electronic Music Awards

Veteran DJ Paul Oakenfold founded the ceremony as part of his Electronic Music Awards and Foundation, and on Thursday (18Feb16) some of the biggest names in electronic dance music were shortlisted in seven...

Diplo Investing In Arizona Soccer Club

The 37-year-old DJ and producer will be a minority owner and board member of Arizona United Soccer Club."I've been really fortunate to travel all over the world and experience different cultures through music," a statement...

Major Lazer Set For History-making Havana Gig

Diplo's electronic/dancehall trio will play a free show at the Tribuna Jose Marti, a stone's throw from the U.S. Embassy in Havana on 6 March (16). Tens of thousands of music fans...

Anna Kendrick Linked To Diplo

The Pitch Perfect star tends to keep her love life out of the spotlight, though she sparked engagement rumours with cinematographer boyfriend Ben Richardson in August (15), when she strolled around New York with a...

Diplo Is Most Shazamed Artist Of 2015

Fans pulled out the app to identify more of the DJ's songs than those of any other artist over the last 12 months, partly in thanks to his work with his group Major...

Diplo Is Most Shazamed Artist Of 2015

Fans pulled out the app to identify more of the DJ's songs than those of any other artist over the last 12 months, partly in thanks to his work with his group Major...

Skrillex: 'Cruise Ship Tragedy Affected Us So Much'

The DJs had both been due to perform sets for the partygoers onboard the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship as they made their way from the Port of Miami, Florida to Mexico. However,...

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