Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire who is presently in Switzerland tells media reporters that they’re happy for the accomplishment.
Major Lazer teamed up with Busy Signal for the retro-themed single, Bumaye, which has garnered close to 50 million YouTube views for the song and accompanying video.
In May, award-winning dancer, Mystic Davis, who featured in the Bumaye video, featured on Major Lazer’s single, Bubble Butt alongside Bruno Mars, Tyga and 2 Chainz. That single has pushed the 20 million views mark on YouTube and peaked at number 56 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart this past summer.
Busy Signal and Major Lazer’s “Watch Out Fi Dis” is also featured in a new Pepsi ad which captures international football superstar Lionel Messi doing several football stunts with a Pepsi can.
Major Lazer set for Kingston show in December…
Major Lazer is set to return to Jamaica in time for the holidays as they will headline a concert in Kingston the week before Christmas.
The group performed a special, sold-out show at the Mona Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) in January, dazzling crowds with props and crowd surfing. Additionally, the show featured performances from Reggae sensation, Chronixx and Dancehall star, Popcaan.
Major Lazer has long been known for its affinity for Reggae/Dancehall music and produced two smashing hits in 2013 featuring two of the genre’s popular figures.