Major Lazer Announces June 1 Release Date for New LP, ‘Peace Is The Mission’
Major Lazer has released the music video for their new collaboration with DJ Snake and MØ, “Lean On.” The track, which is now available on iTunes via Diplo‘s Mad Decent, is a laid-back summer anthem in the making. Combining Major Lazer’s dancehall influence and DJ Snake’s trap style, “Lean On” is a brilliant combination of their signature sounds, with acclaimed Denmark artist MØ adding her vocals to the track. The video is a beautifully shot one, set in an Indian location, complete with choreographed dancing by Indian dancers, as well as Major Lazer and DJ Snake. Watch the official music video above.
That's not the only taste of the album fans received today. They also unveiled the track "Roll The Bass," which is an energetic track that supplies the sound that have made Major Lazer fan favorites in the scene. The track packs a manic drop that exemplifies the group's dancehall flavor, while bringing the energy that can move festival crowds. The track's second drop also comes with a trapped-out rhythm that is sure to become the secret weapon of some of the game's best trap artists. Check out the track below.
Both of these tracks are from Major Lazer’s forthcoming album, Peace Is The Mission. Diplo has revealed that the album features a variety of pop stars, including Ariana Grande, Ellie Goulding, Travis Scott, Pusha-T and Gwen Stefani, and that the LP will be arriving on June 1. Pre-order the release now on iTunes and get "Lean On" and "Roll The Bass" instantly.