Thomas Wesley Pentz, better known as Diplo, is a Los Angeles based DJ, music producer, rapper, and songwriter and Mad Decent records founder and manager.
Diplo has worked with Beyoncé, No Doubt, Justin Bieber, Usher, Snoop Lion, Santigold, Lilʼ Jon, Missy Elliot, Marina And The Diamonds, Yelawolf, Robyn, and M.I.A., who helped expose him early on. Remixed songs by Beck, Radiohead, and Britney Spears to name a few. Together with M.I.A. producer Switch created Jamaican dancehall project Major Lazer.