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Lollapalooza 2013, Sunday: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s final night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing, and that’s what he did. Phoenix on the other hand…

08/05/2013

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Diplo Disputes Claim He Said Beyoncé Scrapped New Album

Diplo has elevated to one of the world’s most in-demand music producers, crafting hit songs for a an ever-expanding list of A-list artists including Usher (“Climax”), Justin Bieber (“Thought Of You”) and Snoop Dogg’s current reggae incarnation as Snoop Lion.

07/12/2013

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PSY’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Returns With Diplo, 2 Chainz And Tyga

In December, Diplo spilled the beans on Twitter about the collabo: “no lie i just finished something with @psy_oppa and @2chainz the mayan calendar predicted this.”

03/07/2013

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Dan Auerbach Steals GRAMMY From Pop Super-Producer Diplo

Competition in the category was stiff, with powerhouses of pop like Jeff Bhasker for his work on fun.’s smash Some Nights, Markus Davs for Coldplay’s Mylo Xyloto, Salaam Remi for his work with Nas and Amy Winehouse and Dilpo, who counts Justin Bieber, Snoop Lion and No Doubt to his many credits and the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach for work on his own album plus those of Dr. John and Hacienda. And in a victory for rock music, Auerbach takes the GRAMMY.

02/10/2013

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Skrillex, Diplo & Friends To Play Pre-GRAMMY Party For Charity

Skrillex, nominated for three GRAMMYs; Best Dance Recording, Best Dance Electronica Album and Best Remixed Recording, will join fellow GRAMMY nominees, Diplo,and Kaskade, as well as friends Nero and Tommy Trash for an all-star bash this Friday night at an undisclosed venue in Los Angeles.

02/08/2013

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Alex Clare Meets Diplo Through Six Degrees Of Separation

Clare explains the six degrees of separation that lead him to hooked up with Major Lazer, a.k.a. Diplo, for “Too Close” — which generated a Producer of the Year GRAMMY nomination for Diplo.

12/12/2012

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The Story Behind No Doubt’s “Push & Shove”

“It was a true collaboration. Now we have this cool 5 1/2 minute song [that] became the title track of the album. We’re really proud of it,” Tony Kanal says of the track.

10/15/2012

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Bruno Mars Says “I’m Not Too Cool For School”

Mars revelas he’s working with Mark Ronson, Diplo and the Smeezingtons on his new album — and teases his favorite new track.

10/03/2012

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Alex Clare On The Secret Sauce That Went Into Making “Too Close”

With a soulful voice and a beard that can rival any indie-folk artist, Alex Clare’s break-through single has taken the summer by storm.

07/06/2012

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Usher Talks Taking Risks & Getting Gotye’s Vibe On New Album

When you’re a pop artist, you don’t always have the longest shelf life. So when you’ve managed to churn out hits for almost two whole decades, you’re basically a living legend. No one fits this […]

05/31/2012

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