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Diplo

Thomas Wesley Pentz, known by his stage name Diplo, is an American DJ, musician and record producer based in Los Angeles. He is a co-creator and lead member of the electronic dancehall music project Major Lazer, a member of the LSD supergroup with Sia and Labrinth, a member of the electronic duo Jack Ü with producer and DJ Skrillex, and a member of Silk City with Mark Ronson. He founded and ran the Mad Decent record label, as well as co-founded the nonprofit Heaps Decent. Among other jobs, he worked as an English teacher in Japan and a teacher in Philadelphia. His 2013 EP, Revolution, debuted at number 68 on the US Billboard 200. The EP's title track was then featured in a Hyundai commercial and on the WWE 2K16 soundtrack. During his famous period, Diplo worked and dated with British musician M.I.A., an artist who allegedly exhibited him early in his career.

Born Thomas Wesley Pentz, November 10, 1978, Tupelo, Mississippi, U.S.
Other names Diplodocus, Thomas Wesley
Occupation Disc jockey, record producer, songwriter
Years active 1997–present
Children 3

About Diplo

DJ, music producer, and rapper from the United States who is well known for co-founding Major Lazer. He is also half of the Jack U duo with Skrillex, and later created the LSD supergroup with Sia and Labrinth.

Diplo before fame

While attending Temple University in Philadelphia, he began to gain notoriety as a DJ.

Achievement of Diplo

With Sri Lankan pop artist M.I.A., he created the Grammy-nominated song "Paper Planes.".

Diplo family life

He had relationships with M.I.A. and Kathryn Lockhart. Lockhart and he had two boys together, Lockett and Lazer. Pace, his kid with model Jevon King, was born in 2020.

Associations of Diplo

Beyonce Knowles' song "Run the World (Girls)" sampled his beats.

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Latest information about Diplo updated on September 07 2021.

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