A new remix of international superstars Major Lazer’s “Light It Up” featuring Nyla and Fuse ODG is out worldwide today, listen here. “Light It Up,” named BBC Radio DJ Annie Mac’s Hottest Record In The World, is taken from the group’s critically acclaimed album Peace is the Mission, out now via Mad Decent.

The new track follows Major Lazer’s global smash hit “Lean On,” with DJ Snake featuring Mø, which became the most successful independent song of all time after hitting #1 at Top 40 radio. The song is the #2 streamed on Spotify of all time and was named Spotify’s global song of the summer. Watch the video, Major Lazer’s highest watched with more than 738 million views, here.

The group will perform on the Latin Grammys with J. Balvin and Farruko November 19 and will return to Kingston, Jamaica for their annual Major Lazer & Friends show on December 18.

Peace Is The Mission reached #1 on the Electronic/Dance Album chart and debuted on the Billboard Top 200 chart at #12, marking the group’s highest chart position to date. “Lean On” is certified four times Platinum in Australia, double Platinum in the U.S., Denmark, Norway and Sweden; Platinum in the U.K., Canada and the Netherlands and Gold in Finland, Italy and Spain.

Major Lazer is currently playing headline dates worldwide, culminating with the annual Mad Decent Boat Party cruise this November. Please see full tour details below.

Major Lazer, the #2 streamed artist of all time on SoundCloud, recently debuted a new video for “Powerful” featuring Ellie Goulding and Tarrus Riley. Watch and share the video, starring Goulding and Riley, here. The group made their morning television debut performing “Lean On” on “Good Morning America” August 10, watch it here.

“Major Lazer is just a group of friends who all came together years ago,” says Diplo of the album. “This album is a learning process for us — trying to make new things, making new friends and going for a bolder sound. The only rule we have is nothing was off limits to make this album. We hope you like it.”

Peace Is The Mission features contributions from 2 Chainz, Pusha T, Travi$ Scott, Wild Belle and more in addition to a remix of Major Lazer’s contribution to the Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1 soundtrack, “All My Love” with Ariana Grande, featuring Michael Montano.

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