Major Lazer debuts the remix of “Blow That Smoke” featuring Tove Lo from Nigerian producer E Kelly today.
E Kelly has produced several top-charting records such as: “So inspired” by Waje ft. Muna, “Say My Name” by Wizkid, Mr. Eazi’s “Pour Me Water” and Loose Kaynon’s “Mo Ti De” ft. Maytronomy.
The remix follows a string of releases from Major Lazer collaborating with African artists including Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi, RAYE, Kizz Daniel, Kranium; and hit single “Orkant/Balance Pon It” with South Africa’s very Own Babes Wodumo.
Originally released in October, Blow That Smoke” continues to receive critical acclaim—Rolling Stone describes the song as “a bouncey stomper with a West African guitar riff and heavy groove.”
Major Lazer also revealed their career spanning Major Lazer Essentials compilation this year. Essentials highlights Major Lazer’s reach across the globe, and the vast range of their influences and influence to date.
Upon the release, Billboard hailed “it’s undeniable how important and multi-faceted Major Lazer’s 10 years have been.” With three albums under their belt, the band continues to tour the world over, making the world smaller by making the party bigger. A highly anticipated fourth album is on the way, with much more to come from Major Lazer in 2019.