Hip-hop galáctico Wiz Khalifa and electronic music’s biggest DJ duo Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike have aligned for the low-slung collaboration ‘When I Grow Up’ that ignited the mainstage crowd at EDC Las Vegas last month on its world premiere – and is undoubtedly set to have fans worldwide in a rapture this summer!
The records chorus struts to the rhymes “When I Grow Up, I wanna be like Wiz Khalifa, have lots of cool stuff, When I Grow Up, I wanna hear my music through the speakers, I wanna feel love.” Whilst the iconic flows of Wiz Khalifa layer a dense, jackin’ vibe to the well-crafted production abilities of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike.
Wiz Khalifa is a man who has been scaling the highest of highs for a long-time. A premium showbiz star with all the talent to back up his status as one of hip-hop’s finest artist of this current generation. From Pittsburgh to international stardom, Wiz Khalifa has bona fide musical footnotes with platinum selling albums Rolling Papers, O.N.I.F.C. and more recently the US #1 album Blacc Hollywood (certified gold). His single ‘See You Again’ featuring singer Charlie Puth currently has over 3.5 billion views on YouTube, making one of the most viewed music videos of all time.
Wiz Khalifa talking about the collaboration:“It was super dope that Dimitri & Mike thought of me for this record. Performing it with them live at EDC Vegas really made it come to life for me as well. Very excited for the rest of the world to hear this!”
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