News reaching our desk is that Talent Africa has confirmed world renowned DJ and producer DIPLO for a mega gig on April 21st in Uganda.
Talent Africa’s CEO Aly Allibhai states “We look forward to hosting DIPLO one of the world’s best DJs and Producers here in Kampala as a part of his African tour. This will go down to be the biggest party to ever happen in Uganda with a mind blowing production. Stay tuned.”
Thomas Wesley Pentz better known as Diplo, is one of the most dynamic forces in the music industry today. A superstar Dj, sought after producer, label owner and the wizard behind Major Lazer. The Grammy award winner has an unprecedented career that has taken him from the outer fringes of club culture to the top of pop’s A-list.
Diplo is one of the most in-demand producers in the music industry. He has produced massive hits for numerous A-list artistes including Justin Beiber, Madonna, MIA, Beyonce, Usher, Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne, Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea, Sean Paul, 2 Chainz, Bruno Mars, Chris Brown and many more. Diplo has created a unique blend of electronic dance music fused with pop, reggae, dancehall and hip hop. Major Lazer is Diplo’s outlet for his lifelong love of Jamaican Dancehall music.
Major Lazer’s single “Lean On” took the world by storm, becoming the most successful independently released song of all time after peaking at #1 on the Top 40 chart, becoming the most streamed song on Spotify of all-time with more than 673 million streams to date. The song is currently the most played track on Sound Cloud, and became one of only a handful of videos to reach 1 billion views on YouTube and the 7th most watched video of all time. “Lean On” is certified six times Platinum.
Watch ‘Lean on’ below;