Recently named as an Artist To Watch by MTV, Dillon Francis currently reigns as #1 provocateur of EDM. Credited with helping to put the dance movement Moombahton on the map with the pioneering track “Masta Blasta,” the song gave flight to his diverse career; From 2011’s innovative Mad Decent debut EP, Westside, to 2012’s Something, Something, Awesome, to last year’s breakthrough track “Without You” (named “one of thebest electropop songs of the year” by Pitchfork), Dillon has established himself as afearless music trailblazer with his finger on the pop culture pulse.
Money Sucks, Friends Rule, the highly anticipated debut album from Dillon, will be released on October 28 via Columbia Records. The album features multiple genrebusting collaborations with some of dance music’s most cutting edge artists and producers, including DJ Snake, Martin Garrix, Twista, Panic! At The Disco’s Brendon Urie, The Presets and Major Lazer, among others.
Dillon will spend the summer showcasing his music on the muchbuzzedabout Mad Decent Block Party, with stops including New York, Las Vegas, Vancouver and Miami
following appearances at major U.S. festivals including Hard, Ultra, Coachella and Electric Daisy Carnival, where Billboard noted that Dillon “annihilate(ed) his set” and Las Vegas Weekly declared him “your next superstar DJ—and I’m talking Skrillexsuper.”