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Diplo Unveils Thomas Wesley: The Mixtape

Diplo returns to the world of country music under his Thomas Wesley moniker with the release of a special EP titled Thomas Wesley: The Mixtape.

Fresh from hosting his own stage, “Diplo’s Honky Tonk,” at the renowned Stagecoach festival, Diplo reintroduces his Thomas Wesley persona for a new EP, Thomas Wesley: The Mixtape. Country music has become a significant aspect of Diplo’s musical journey, highlighted by his collaboration with country star Morgan Wallen on “Heartless,” which has amassed over 500 million streams on Spotify. Past ventures into the country realm include work with artists like Marren Morris and The Jonas Brothers, as well as his successful remix of Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus‘s “Old Town Road.”

Thomas Wesley: The Mixtape showcases a variety of remixes, VIP mixes, and one original track. Notable among these is Diplo’s official remix of the iconic hit “Your Love” by Outfield, transformed into a house anthem. Collaborating with VAVO, Diplo delivers a remix of Bailey Zimmerman’s “Religiously,” while Whethan puts his spin on Diplo and Morgan Wade’s “Never Die.” The EP’s lone original track, “Willing To Let You Go,” features Anella Herim and Abby Anderson.

Diplo’s involvement in Stagecoach has propelled him to new heights in his already illustrious career. As a longtime country music enthusiast, his foray into the genre has not only garnered worldwide acclaim but also expanded his network of industry contacts and collaborators. Thomas Wesley: The Mixtape is just one chapter in this musical odyssey, inviting listeners to explore Diplo’s multifaceted journey.