Diplo Opens Up About Making “Electricity” with Dua Lipa

Silk City (Diplo & Mark Ronson) simply shared a giant Grammy win with Dua Lipa. Together, they made the magic that’s “Electricity,” which scored them Best Dance Recording at this yr’s ceremony.

Not solely that — Dua Lipa took residence the Grammy for Best New Artist.

Now, Diplo is opening up about how he and Dua Lipa bought linked up within the first place. Their dialogue began years in the past, earlier than the pop star blew up. He was blown away by her expertise and it was solely a matter of time earlier than they put out a collaboration.

We don’t all the time get to listen to the sentimental aspect of Diplo, however right here it’s. He opens up in an Instagram submit:

I randomly dmed @dualipa three years in the past on twitter after I heard be the one. she had solely jumped out of nowhere, was simply beginning out, and had a very bizarre title to me. I had a tune known as “my love” for main lazer with wizkid and wale that we wished her to be on.. she is a considered one of a sort of artist that may be on any style any type. 2 years later she’s change into one of many largest pop stars on the planet. after we have been writing “electricity” we despatched her a demo and he or she came to visit and helped us write and end the file and he or she smashed it. she was the one voice we wished on this tune.. a deep / full voice and a very good performer. after 6 months electrical energy has moved from a membership tune to a radio tune to a real basic and each night time I see it shifting extra individuals and develop even greater. she bought one other award sunday for finest new artist and it was very properly deserved.. love you Dua for being round for me since day one.

Hopefully this received’t be the final time we hear from this dream workforce!

Dua Lipa & Diplo

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