Major Lazer

Major Lazer

Major Lazer is the digital reggae/dancehall project of Diplo (Philadelphia's Wes Pentz) and Switch (London's Dave Taylor), two globetrotting, tastemaking DJ/producers whose previous collaborations notably included production work for M.I.A. and Santigold. Recorded at Jamaica's Tuff Gong studios, the debut album Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do featured vocal contributions from noted dancehall stars including Vybz Cartel, Busy Signal, Mr. Vegas, and Turbulence as well as Santigold, Nina Sky, and rapper Amanda Blank. The album was released in June of 2009 as a joint venture between Downtown Records and Diplo's Mad Decent label.

Title Album Genre Tools
Come On To Me (feat. Sean Paul) Apocalypse Soon - EP Dance, Electronic, Reggae
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Genres:
Dance, Electronic, and Reggae
CD/Track #:
Apocalypse Soon - EP, #2
Release Year:
2014
Track ID:
72556
main mix 1:00 160k MP3 44.1k AIF
Watch Out For This (Bumyaye) feat. Busy Signal, The Flexican & FS Green Free The Universe (Extended Version) Dance, Electronic, Reggae
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Genres:
Dance, Electronic, and Reggae
CD/Track #:
Free The Universe (Extended Version), #8
Release Year:
2013
Track ID:
72557
main mix 1:00 160k MP3 44.1k AIF
Hold The Line (Instrumental) Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do (Instrumentals) Electronic
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Genres:
Electronic
Subgenres:
Club and Techno
Vocal Types:
instrumental
CD/Track #:
Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do (Instrumentals)
Release Year:
2009
Track ID:
38534
main mix 1:00 160k MP3
You're No Good (feat. Santigold, Vybz Kartel, Danielle Haim & Yasmin) Free The Universe Electronic, R&B/Soul, Reggae
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Era:
2010s
Genres:
Electronic, R&B/Soul, and Reggae
Instruments:
Bass, Drums, Pecussion, Strings, and Synth
Keywords:
Atmospheric, Driving, Funky/Groove, Party, and Romantic
Scene Descriptions:
End Title/Credits, Film Trailer, Heartbreak, In Love, Make-Out, Make-Up, and Strip Tease
Tempo:
Moderate
Vocal Types:
duet, female, and male
CD/Track #:
Free The Universe, #1
Release Year:
2013
Track ID:
49872
main mix 1:00 160k MP3
Original Don (Instrumental) Original Don (feat. The Partysquad) Remixes - EP Dance
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Genres:
Dance
Instruments:
Drums, Electronic, and Synth
Keywords:
Aggressive, Driving, Feel-Good, Funky/Groove, Party, and Percussive/Drums
Scene Descriptions:
End Title/Credits, Film Trailer, Frat Party, Night Club, Victory, and Victory March
Tempo:
Fast
Vocal Types:
male
CD/Track #:
Original Don (feat. The Partysquad) Remixes - EP
Release Year:
2011
Track ID:
63953
main mix 1:00 160k MP3 44.1k AIF
Hold The Line (feat. Mr. Lex & Santigold) Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do Dance, Electronic
Client:
Artist:
Major Lazer
Era:
2000s
Genres:
Dance and Electronic
Instruments:
Bass, Drums, Electric Guitar, Electronic, Guitar, and Percussion
Key:
E minor
Keywords:
Atmospheric, Dark, Funky/Groove, Ominous, Party, and Percussive/Drums
Scene Descriptions:
Car Chase, Fist Fight, Frat Party, Game Day, Night Club, Strip Tease, and Victory March
Subgenres:
Club and Dancehall Reggae
Tempo:
Medium Fast
Vocal Types:
female and male
CD/Track #:
Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do, #1
Release Year:
2009
Track ID:
27183
main mix 1:00 160k MP3
Take Me Back