Thomas Wesley Pentz is the real name of the popular and prolific DJ and producer based in Los Angeles. Diplo is known for helping M.I.A. launch her career and has also created successful side projects: Jamaican dancehall act Major Lazer with producer Switch, and electronic duo Jack Ü with Skrillex. He’s worked with many famous artists, including Snoop Dogg, Beyoncé, Madonna and Shakira. He’s been nominated for a number of Grammy awards, and won two for his work with Jack Ü. Diplo also founded and runs Mad Decent record company. Producer Mercer will serve as support for Diplo.