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Famous as :

DJ, producer

Birth Name :

Thomas Wesley Pentz

Birth Date :

November 10, 1978

Birth Place :

Tupelo, Mississippi, USA

Claim to fame :

Album "Florida" (2004)

Latest News

Deadmau5 Trashes Justin Bieber, Diplo and Skrillex's 'Where Are U Now'

June 30, 2015 07:54:00 GMT

is not a fan of 's collaborative hit with Jack U a.k.a. and , "Where Are U Now". The EDM producer trashed the track as he shared his opinion in some tweets he posted on Monday, June 29.

Diplo Claims Zedd Faked Relationship With Selena Gomez to Sell Records

June 08, 2015 02:09:30 GMT

isn't done taking shots at fellow EDM star . After giving the German/Russian DJ's new album "" a negative review by comparing it to "a pile of poop," the outspoken producer said in a new interview that Zedd's relationship with which everyone talked about earlier this year was "fake."

Diplo Teases Collaborations With Iggy Azalea and Tinashe

June 04, 2015 08:53:00 GMT

started teasing new projects just days after he and his mates released their latest album. In a recent Reddit AMA to promote the LP called "", the producer revealed that he already had collaborations with and underway.

Diplo Disses Zedd's New Album: It's 'a Pile of S**t'

May 22, 2015 07:00:34 GMT

isn't a fan of 's sophomore album "". The outspoken producer, who has feuded with everyone from to , took to Twitter on Thursday, May 21 to share his opinion on the Russian/German DJ's newly-released record, saying it's "a pile of s**t."

Ellie Goulding Teams Up With Diplo's Major Lazer for New Song 'Powerful'

April 24, 2015 02:51:45 GMT

has enlisted for the single "Powerful" from their upcoming album "". Also featuring guest vocals from reggae singer Tarrus Riley, the collaboration was premiered on Thursday, April 23.

Diplo and Gucci Mane Collaborate on an Album

April 21, 2015 07:30:45 GMT

Despite being incarcerated, continues working on his music. After dropping a handful of mixtape throughout the year, the rapper recently took to Twitter to announce that he had a new album underway and he had enlisted for it.

Video: Skrillex Brought Out Justin Bieber, Diplo and More at Ultra Headlining Gig

March 30, 2015 08:29:52 GMT

invited some of his pals to the stage as he brought the 2015 Ultra Music Festival in Miami to a close on Sunday night, March 29. Among those were , with whom the 27-year-old DJ formed Jack U, and .

Diplo Admits Feuding With Taylor Swift Is 'One of the Biggest Mistakes' of His Career

March 19, 2015 08:30:08 GMT

truly regrets he has ever picked a fight with . In a new interview with British GQ Style, the Los Angeles-based DJ admits that feuding with the country-turned-pop superstar was "one of the biggest mistakes of [his] career."

Diplo and Skrillex Release Surprise Song 'Where Are You Now' Feat. Justin Bieber

February 28, 2015 04:24:07 GMT

and are kind enough to release a surprise song for fans to enjoy. The surprise song, titled "Where Are You Now", is featured on their debut LP "Jack U" and has pop star lending his voice.

Missy Elliott Returns With Remix of Jack U's 'Take U There' Ft. Kiesza

February 19, 2015 08:42:06 GMT

jumped on the remix of Jack U and 's "Take U There". After being teased with a preview released following the raptress' much-talked-about performance at the Super Bowl, the new version finally arrived in full on Wednesday, February 18.

Diplo Seemingly Confirms Selena Gomez and Zedd Dating Rumors

February 04, 2015 08:29:46 GMT

has seemingly confirmed that is dating . The 36-year-old DJ took to Twitter on Monday night, February 2 to share a photo of him hugging Zedd and about to kiss him on the cheek.

Riff Raff Parties Hard in 'Kokayne' Music Video

December 22, 2014 08:52:22 GMT

has debuted the music video for his track called "Kokayne". Arriving on YouTube over the weekend, the clip centers on the rapper as he parties at what looks like an underground club and channels his inner rock star performing on the stage with his band before a small crowd.

Diplo Continues Taylor Swift Twitter Feud, Calls Lorde a 'High School Student'

November 17, 2014 09:06:36 GMT

is continuing his feud with and . On Saturday, November 15, he retweeted Lorde's tweet, in which she mocked his manhood, along with his own commentary, which read, "The moment u realize she's a high school student."

Diplo and Ex-Girlfriend Welcome Second Child

November 17, 2014 02:45:05 GMT

is a father again. According to a new report by Us Weekly, the EDM producer whose real name is Thomas Wesley Pentz and his ex-girlfriend Kathryn Lockhart welcomed their second child, a boy, on Sunday, November 16.

Lorde Fires Back at Diplo for Body-Shaming Taylor Swift

November 13, 2014 22:01:48 GMT

sticks up for her beastie over 's body-shaming comments on Twitter. After the DJ/producer boyfriend of took a dig at Taylor's booty, Lorde was quick to reply with an epic diss over his manhood.

Report: Lorde Picks Grace Jonas, Diplo and Charli XCX for 'Mockingjay' Soundtrack

October 06, 2014 08:21:00 GMT

Earlier this year, it was announced that would curate the soundtrack of "". The New Zealand-born teen is now reported recruiting some of the best musicians in the game to sing tracks for the highly-anticipated film.

Katy Perry Joined Diplo for His DJ Set in Las Vegas

September 29, 2014 06:08:44 GMT

fueled dating rumors with as she was spotted attending his DJ set at Surrender Nightclub in Encore at Wynn Las Vegas on Friday, September 26. In some pictures obtained by Radar Online, Katy can be seen wearing a pink ensemble and her pink hair was tied in a high ponytail.

Madonna Shows Off DJ Skills With Diplo at NYFW Party

September 12, 2014 08:26:18 GMT

had fun at Jeremy Scott Fashion Week After Party at Space Ibiza New York on Wednesday night, September 10. The "Material Girl" hitmaker was joined by and at the party and she even had a chance to hit the DJ booth.

One More Person Died Following Mad Decent Block Party

August 04, 2014 04:52:44 GMT

Two people who attended Mad Decent Block Party in Columbia, Maryland on Friday, August 1 died following alleged drug overdoses. As reported by The Associated Press, police shared an update on Sunday, saying that the second person, a 17-year-old male from Woodbridge, northern Virginia, died following the event which took place at Merriweather Post Pavilion.

Madonna Remakes 'La Isla Bonita' for Diplo

July 25, 2014 05:47:39 GMT

has remade her 1987 track "La Isla Bonita" for . The "Material Girl" hitmaker even specially re-recorded the lyrics for her collaborator. The super producer shared a snippet of the dub plate remix when DJ Annie Mac went to his place for her show "Superstar DJs".

Madonna Reveals Collaboration With 'Slave Driver' Diplo

May 09, 2014 07:45:30 GMT

is working on her new music with . Earlier this week, the "Material Girl" singer took to Instagram to post two photos and reveal that she'd been in the studio with the EDM producer whom she called "slave driver."

Katy Perry Spotted Dining With Diplo

April 26, 2014 10:38:32 GMT

After admitting that she's single, who just split from was spotted enjoying dinner with DJ/music producer in New York. They were previously seen getting cozy at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in California.

Mike Posner Releases 'Top of the World' Music Video Ft. Big Sean

December 20, 2013 08:01:40 GMT

and have released the music video for their single "Top of the World". Directed by Jon Jon Augustavo, the four-minute clip opens with Posner flying back to his hometown of Detroit.

Diplo Says Beyonce Scraps Her Song, Not Her Album

July 13, 2013 04:23:53 GMT

In a recent interview with The Sun, hinted that the wait for ' new album was far from over. At that time, Diplo said that he did two songs for Beyonce's new album and added that she might have "scrapped the record."

Usher Debuts Diplo-Produced New Track 'Go Missin' '

February 16, 2013 03:34:11 GMT

Within a year of releasing his -produced track "Climax", links up again with the hit making-producer to come up with "Go Missin' ". The new collaboration track reportedly didn't make the cut in Usher's latest album "Looking4 Myself", but the R'n'B/pop crooner apparently dropped it on Valentine's Day for free as a special treat for his hordes of fans.

PSY to Record Colab With 2 Chainz and diplo

December 06, 2012 08:17:21 GMT

"Gangnam Style" has become a massive global hit, but for its creator, , it is about time to come up with another new song before everyone gets tired of his "Op op op op oppan" tune. Fortunately, PSY has teamed up with rapper and British DJ/producer for his next music effort.

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