Major Lazer album release date postponed
Couldn't wait to get your hands on Diplo dancehall project, Major Lazer's latest record in November? Well you're going to keep waiting. In fact, you're going to have to keep waiting a further three months at least because the LPs release has been postponed until February 2013.
The album is set to feature the likes of Wyclef Jean, Flux Pavilion, Shaggy, Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig, Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman, Tyga, Dev, Wynter Gordon and Bruno Mars. Fans have been eager to hear the follow up to 2009's Guns Don't Kill People…Lazers Do but they will now be kept waiting while the finishing touches are made.
Entitled, Major Lazer Frees The Universe it is now officially slated for February 19th, yesterday however saw this absolutely crazy, dry hump frenzy of a video 'Pon De Floor' featuring Vybz Kartel released, check it out below.
Major Lazer has unveiled a new single, which features Amber Coffman (Dirty Projectors) on vocals. Usually we wouldn't make a track that requires your email address to be able to download it our 'Track Of The Day', but this really is wonderful. [read more]
If he's not making music in Vampire Weekend, or appearing in episodes of HBO's Girls, Ezra Koenig likes to make guest appearances on artists such as The Very Best, Theophilus London, Chromeo and now Major Lazer. [read more]
XL Recordings is re-releasing the Prodigy's The Fat of the Land for its 15th anniversary, and is also releasing an EP of remixes. [read more]
Snoop Lion follows the video for 'No Guns Allowed', by releasing the star-studded 'Ashtrays and Heartbreaks', featuring production from Major Lazer and Ariel Rechtshaid, and some vocals from Mily Cyrus. [read more]