After a few online bullies, Skrillex have released their first new song in months, “Rumble.” This is a collaboration with burgeoning British artist and producers Fred Again and Flowdan. The song comes out of Skrillex’s long-running OWSLA label, distributed by Atlantic Records.
Gone are Skrillex’s trademark long curly hair and big glasses, replaced by a sleek beard and hair pulled back.
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There was no official announcement beforehand of a collaborative track by the three artists, but all three have hinted at it, with Fred Again performing the song during a string of performances leading up to his recent Boiler Room debut. The online buzz has gained momentum. In the past few weeks, an unofficial version of the song has surfaced on YouTube.
Skrillex has kept a low profile in recent years — he hasn’t released a new expansion since 2019’s EP “Show Tracks,” but 2021 will see J Balvin, Justin Bieber and Don Toliver. made a guest appearance on the mountain of singles. Swae Lee and Siickbrain, Starrah and Four Tet, 100 Gecs and more – not to mention his double platinum his duet “En Mi Cuarto” with Jhay Cortez. However, he is said to be sitting on a lot of new material likely to be released this year.
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