Major Lazer unveil Lazer Strikes Back Vol. 2 EP
Diplo's massive, and much-loved side project Major Lazer is a few weeks away from releasing its sophomore LP Free The Universe. Despite being pushed back from the original March 12th release date, the project has released a free Lazer Strikes Back Vol. 2 EP for patient fans.
Included in the four-track free download are remixes from Flosstradamus, The Reef, and Blood Diamonds, plus a track featuring Mad Decent members Popcaan and Baauer.
Download the EP here, and pre-order Major Lazer's Free The Universe over at iTunes. Pre-orders of the album will come with a free copy of 'Watch Out For This (Bumaye),' which features dance-hall legend Busy Signal and The Flexican & FS Green.
Check out the track below.
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