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First Listen: Valentino Khan ushers in ‘French Fried’ EP with lead single, ‘Blackmail’

Since bursting into the dance scene in 2015 with his smash single “Deep Down Low,” Valentino Khan has built a reputation as a hit maker in the studio and a party animal on stage. Khan has always managed to instill his fiery sound into whatever styles he takes on, a trend which continues as he […]

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First Listen: Valentino Khan ushers in ‘French Fried’ EP with lead single, ‘Blackmail’

Since bursting into the dance scene in 2015 with his smash single “Deep Down Low,” Valentino Khan has built a reputation as a hit maker in the studio and a party animal on stage. Khan has always managed to instill his fiery sound into whatever styles he takes on, a trend which continues as he […]

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Aluna keeps the hits coming with ‘Envious,’ accompanying music video

Aluna is no stranger to a hit. She’s released a steady stream of traction-gaining singles from her forthcoming album, Renaissance, and “Envious” now joins the corral of cuts to be released ahead of the LP. As to be expected, the single is nothing short of infectious, with a pulsing backdrop that mixes with Aluna’s punching […]

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Diplo and Joji connect on catchy new pop crossover, ‘Daylight’

88rising and Mad Decent come together as Diplo and Joji convene on a brand new single, “Daylight.” The new collaboration finds Diplo providing a smooth production backdrop for Joji’s sultry vocal work, rounding out as an ultra-catchy pop piece that has serious summer airplay potential. Joji already has a solid track record for crossover appeal […]

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Diplo and Joji connect on catchy new pop crossover, ‘Daylight’

88rising and Mad Decent come together as Diplo and Joji convene on a brand new single, “Daylight.” The new collaboration finds Diplo providing a smooth production backdrop for Joji’s sultry vocal work, rounding out as an ultra-catchy pop piece that has serious summer airplay potential. Joji already has a solid track record for crossover appeal […]

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Aluna Francis on her personal and musical ‘Renaissance,’ continuing the fight for equality [Interview]

The word renaissance typically denotes a sort of rebirth or revival. Fittingly so, Renaissance, the title of one half of AlunaGeorge, Aluna Francis’s debut solo album, not yet released, represents several revivals simultaneously unfolding in the artist’s life. And, the bedrock of these is decidedly sonic. The eclectic music on the forthcoming LP represents a […]

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Sofi Tukker brings the house heat in rework of Dillon Francis and BabyJake’s ‘You Do You’

Together, Dillon Francis and BabyJake have tackled 2020 with two collaborative singles, “You Do You” and “Touch.” Since the start of the decade, Francis and BabyJake’s collaborative efforts have seen the duo master the art of creating catchy pop singles with dance music appeal. Two months after the official music video for “You Do You” […]

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Sofi Tukker brings the house heat in rework of Dillon Francis and BabyJake’s ‘You Do You’

Together, Dillon Francis and BabyJake have tackled 2020 with two collaborative singles, “You Do You” and “Touch.” Since the start of the decade, Francis and BabyJake’s collaborative efforts have seen the duo master the art of creating catchy pop singles with dance music appeal. Two months after the official music video for “You Do You” […]

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Aluna lures listeners in with enthralling new SG Lewis collaboration, ‘Warrior’

Aluna has released the second single from her solo forthcoming debut album. The song, titled “Warrior” is a collaboration with SG Lewis, and the track is a unique fusion of dazzling production techniques paired with her enthralling vocals. The production features colorful electro notes that twist together to add some flavor to the steady bassline […]

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Aluna sheds light on self-discovery and decision to step away from AlunaGeorge and into a solo career

Aluna Francis, one half of duo AlunaGeorge, recently debuted her first solo single on Mad Decent, with “Body Pump.” She has collaborated with producer George Reid under AlunaGeorge since 2012, and Francis is now speaking up about what inspired her to release music as herself outside of the hit-making duo. Earlier in the group’s journey, […]

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Boys Noize adds techno torrent to Syrian singer, Omar Souleyman’s ‘Layle’

Since fleeing his homeland of Syria in the wake of its civil war, singer Omar Souleyman has accrued global esteem for his delectably bizarre and frenetic amalgam of traditional Eastern dabke music and Westernized techno—styled especially for weddings. Enter Diplo. Leave it to the Mad Decent shot-caller—who housed Souleyman’s 2019 LP Shlon—to summon the strangest […]

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Boys Noize adds techno torrent to Syrian singer, Omar Souleyman’s ‘Layle’

Since fleeing his homeland of Syria in the wake of its civil war, singer Omar Souleyman has accrued global esteem for his delectably bizarre and frenetic amalgam of traditional Eastern dabke music and Westernized techno—styled especially for weddings. Enter Diplo. Leave it to the Mad Decent shot-caller—who housed Souleyman’s 2019 LP Shlon—to summon the strangest […]

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Aluna of AlunaGeorge unveils Mad Decent debut, ‘Body Pump’ ahead of forthcoming solo album [Stream]

Aluna Francis, also known as one half of duo AlunaGeorge, has shared her first track as a solo artist. Titled “Body Pump,” the new single previews the British artist’s forthcoming solo album and welcomes her Mad Decent debut. Under AlunaGeorge, she has released two studio albums, the self-released Champagne Eyes EP, and countless singles with […]

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Valentino Khan and Ship Wrek submit new isolation object of, ‘Obsession’

It’s almost confounding to consider that two heavyweight house outfits like Valentino Khan and Ship Wrek have yet to conspire in the studio. That is, they hadn’t—not until early April when the trio’s quarantine development came to fruition during their respective HARD Summer and Nocturnal Wonderland virtual livestreams. Not even a month removed from its […]

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Valentino Khan and Ship Wrek submit new isolation object of, ‘Obsession’

It’s almost confounding to consider that two heavyweight house outfits like Valentino Khan and Ship Wrek have yet to conspire in the studio. That is, they hadn’t—not until early April when the trio’s quarantine development came to fruition during their respective HARD Summer and Nocturnal Wonderland virtual livestreams. Not even a month removed from its […]

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Watch Dillon Francis’ new ‘You Do You’ music video with BabyJake

Dillon Francis has released the official music video for recent single “You Do You” featuring BabyJake. Francis has had a busy year already, releasing a remix of Sofi Tukker’s “Purple Hat” and his collaboration with Ship Wrek, “It’s My House.” The music video features different sets of couples scattered throughout a park. The couples are […]

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Watch Dillon Francis’ new ‘You Do You’ music video with BabyJake

Dillon Francis has released the official music video for recent single “You Do You” featuring BabyJake. Francis has had a busy year already, releasing a remix of Sofi Tukker’s “Purple Hat” and his collaboration with Ship Wrek, “It’s My House.” The music video features different sets of couples scattered throughout a park. The couples are […]

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Watch Dillon Francis’ new ‘You Do You’ music video with BabyJake

Dillon Francis has released the official music video for recent single “You Do You” featuring BabyJake. Francis has had a busy year already, releasing a remix of Sofi Tukker’s “Purple Hat” and his collaboration with Ship Wrek, “It’s My House.” The music video features different sets of couples scattered throughout a park. The couples are […]

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The RADAR 124: Mixed by Tek Genesis

Fresh off the release of his debut album Temp, Tek Genesis is making waves in the world of experimental bass music. The LP was picked up Division Recordings, the imprint run by renowned Dutch trio Noisia, and spans bold and complex soundscapes featuring inspiration from bass, acid house, and hip hop music alike. Off the […]

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Diplo is starting ANOTHER new label, this time with Pizzaslime

Diplo‘s Mad Decent shop announced a partnership with the LA-based creative agency and streetwear brand Pizzaslime in the form of a new label arm, Pizzaslime Records, and their first release through Lonely God’s “Marlboro Nights” music video directed by Kylie Jenner’s personal photographer Amber Asaly. The original track went viral on TikTok launching through to […]

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