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Skip Marley and Major lazer join forces for the summer anthem “You can’t take it from me”
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Skip Marley and Major lazer join forces for the summer anthem “You can’t take it from me”

Anoushka Ghosh

Anoushka Ghosh

IANS

Major Lazer the American electronic dance music trio, which includes record producer Diplo, and DJs Jillionaire and Walshy Fire collaborated with Skip Marley for a single called “You can’t take it from me”. The summer party anthem released on most music streaming platforms last Friday.

Skip Marley and Major lazer join forces for the summer anthem “You can’t take it from me”

While, Major Lazer, the iconic American electronic dance music group along with singer Skip Marley, who is the grandson of legendary Jamaican singer Bob Marley, made the song which is touted to be the dance anthem of summer.

Though the audio of the song came out on Friday, the video is yet to be unveiled. Diplo and Walshy Fire are anticipated to be seen in a very different avatar in the video.

At Major Lazer's helm is global superstar Diplo, who had performed in India in the past and quite literally rocked the audiences. According to a source, Diplo created the song keeping in mind his Indian audiences, his team and he even went as far as to say that the song will become the summer anthem for the world.

"We are really excited for the song after the love we have received from India," Diplo, who had worked on the song "Phurrr" for Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's movie "Jab Harry Met Sejal", said in a statement.

Major Lazer have made many dance to their hits like "Lean on", “Cold water”, “Blow that smoke”, “Light it up” and “Runner”.

The group is trying to go back to its Carribean roots for the song which is quite tropical. They even have a poster for the song which is colourful, poppy and celebrates the aforementioned roots.