Formed in 2008 in Los Angeles, California, Major Lazer is an American electronic music group. The group consists of members Diplo, Walshy Fire They have cultivated a large group of very loyal fans and followers including over 2.3 million likes on their Facebook page, over 3.8 million listeners on their SoundCloud account, over 3 million subscribers to their YouTube channel, and their video for the song “Lean On” with DJ Snake featuring MO has individually racked up an astonishing 1.1 billion views on YouTube.
Since first breaking out on to the music scene in 2008, Major Lazer has released 3 full length studio albums, and have recently announced the release of their much anticipated 4th. They have quickly become one of the most respected and sought after acts in the electronic music world. It seems that the sky is the limit for the careers of the members of Major Lazer, as their popularity and fan base continue to rapidly grow larger at an astronomical rate. They have catapulted themselves into the spotlight of the music industry, and the future is very bright for the members of this beloved music group.