Diplo Net Worth
Diplo net worth: Diplo is an American DJ, producer, and songwriter who has a net worth of $26 million. Born in Tupelo, Mississippi, Diplo, also known as Thomas Wesley Pentz, began DJ-ing while in college at the University of Central Florida. He subsequently transferred to Temple University, and he and fellow DJ, DJ Low Budget, began to take over the Philadelphia party scene. The two produced parties under the name, Hooked on Hollertronix, and released a small series of successful mixtapes. The New York Times chose their mixtape, "Never Scared", for inclusion in their Top Ten Albums of 2003 list. Diplo began to attract attention from a wide variety of artists and began collaborating with M.I.A. Their track, "Paper Planes", went on to earn a Grammy nomination. Since then, he has continued to release both mixtapes and studio albums, and has collaborated with such artists as Shakira, Bruno Mars, Snoop Dogg, No Doubt, and Alex Clare. He also records and performs with DJ Switch, under the name Major Lazer.