(Getty)Big news for EDM enthusiasts as MTV News revealed on Tuesday that mega DJs Diplo and Skrillex were joining forces for a new collaborative project called Jack U, which is set to be unleashed this summer at the Mad Decent Block Party. Since the announcement there's been much speculation on Twitter as to what this mega DJ group will sound like. Wobbling dubstep? A slow reggae stir? Or how about dance-heavy beats to inspire a wee bit of Daggering? Based on EDM fan reactions, "Dipillex...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesKaty Perry has collaborated with Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, and Timbaland — is it Mr. Maroon 5's turn next? Apparently the songstress and Adam Levine were spotted at the same L.A. recording studio Wednesday. Hmm.And, Sia and Diplo were there too. They even protected Perry from the sneaky "paps in the trees."The "California Gurls" singer has yet to confirm many details about her upcoming album, due out later this summer, so stay tuned. We have a feeling Levine will have a hard time...Read Full Story
Skrillex, Diplo, Boys Noize, Baauer, Disclosure, and Ryan Hemsworth will board next year's Holy Ship!!! cruise festival, which sets sail from January 9 to 12, 2014. As SPIN previously reported, the three-night electronic music voyage will take place aboard a new ship, the MSC Divina, named after Italian actress Sophia Loren... | spin.comRead Full Story
(A-Trak, Skrillex, Diplo | Getty Images)Deadmau5 is probably feeling mighty left out today with news of the launch of POTATO, the new YouTube Channel created by A-Trak, Skrillex, Diplo, and IconicTV. The creators are hoping to emulate the early days of MTV with the mysteriously named new channel. Check out the trailer video below for sneak peeks at early programming.Read Full Story
(CelebNMusic247-News) Skrillex & Diplo form New Duo Called Jack U
Electronic musician/singer-songwriter Skrillex who has worked with ASAP Rocky on the single “Wild for The Night” has been sharing the stage with Boys Noize as part of a new collaboration called Dog Blood.
Now, Sonny John Moore aka Skrillex has a new project brewing with Diplo called Jack U!
Not only do they plan to release music through their joint YouTube venue POTATO, but they’ll also perform live. At the moment, their only...Read Full Story
Diplo (born Thomas Wesley Pentz on November 10, 1978) is an American DJ, producer, rapper, and songwriter. He is perhaps best known for his dancehall project Major Lazer, a collaboration with producer Switch.