Rihanna Drags Diplo, Compares His Songs to Airport Reggae Music

Image Tim P. Whitby  Getty Images

They haven't managed yet, though not for lack of trying: He once played the Major Lazer song "Lean On", a collaboration with DJ Snake and MØ, for Rihanna, and she told him she does not do house music.

And why can't they get her?

Rihanna has admitted she did call one of Diplo's tracks airport music - confessing "my bad". So I played her a song. Laughing, Diplo concluded: "I was like, I'm gonna go kill myself".

Rihanna keeps the last laugh this week.

"I just want her on a Major Lazer song". Diplo (né Thomas Wesley Pentz) said it was definitely one those let-me-cover-my-face moments.

Rihanna might be working with Skrillex, but Diplo is apparently another story...

But if not, I don't really care.

Nissan LEAF appears in Japanese TV advert
Pictures of the new 2018 Nissan Leaf have been leaked onto the internet less than a month before it is due to be revealed. Now the Autobytel specs state that the base version would indeed have a 40 kWh battery pack at a base price of $29,990.

But she's held her hands up and apologised to producer Diplo for a slightly awks comment she made about his music.

"So I went and re-cut the vocal and everybody in my life was like, "You can't give this away to anybody".

Diplo said he thinks Rihanna will end up on a song at some point.

There are a few things in this delightful quote that deserve unpacking, the first of which is Diplo's chpice to play "Lean On" for Rihanna.

But following the awkward reveal, RiRi herself took to Instagram to have her say on Airport-Reggae-Gate, and although it maybe wasn't the most heartfelt apology ever, it definitely still counts.

For all the current goings on in Diplo's world, head over to GQ Style to read the full interview.

Related News:

  • Police carry out dawn raids across Sydney

    Police carry out dawn raids across Sydney

    John's model girlfriend Sarah Budge, 27, faces five years in prison after being charged with a firearm offence. Australian Federal Police and NSW Police have carried out dawn raids at properties across Sydney .
    Craig Shakespeare warns Chelsea off signing Danny Drinkwater

    Craig Shakespeare warns Chelsea off signing Danny Drinkwater

    It has also been suggested that Chelsea initially wanted to sign both Kante and Drinkwater in an ambitious double deal last summer.
    North Korea 'examining' plan to strike Guam

    North Korea 'examining' plan to strike Guam

    Trump's ability to handle the North Korean nuclear situation, while 35 percent were confident in his ability. It wasn't clear what threats Trump was referring to when he addressed reporters Tuesday.
  • BoI first quarter profit at ₹88 cr

    The profit, Mohapatra said, was due to better recoveries of bad loans , lower slippages and earnings from treasury operations. Giving an outlook, Mohapatra said, "Bank is poised for growth from here onwards if there are no big surprises".
    We Need To Talk About Kylie Jenner's Black Friends

    We Need To Talk About Kylie Jenner's Black Friends

    Asked if she has any more new products planned, she added to E! I check the comments right when I post. I was particularly interested in the latter two players, both of whom are black.

    Partial Lunar Eclipse: A Prequel to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

    In addition, guests will have an opportunity to learn about the sun, space, what makes an eclipse and how to view it safely. There are relatively few cities, in 12 states from OR to SC , that will be in the narrow path of the total solar eclipse .
  • Floyd Mayweather gives Conor McGregor a fighting chance

    Floyd Mayweather gives Conor McGregor a fighting chance

    His last knockout came in 2011 against Victor Ortiz, and his past seven fights have gone the distance. They weren't pleased with the Pacquiao fight.
    Hurricane forecasters hike number of named storms in 2017 season update

    Hurricane forecasters hike number of named storms in 2017 season update

    Forecasters are also predicting 2-5 major hurricanes, which is an increase from May's report of 2-4 major hurricanes. This in an increase from initial predictions in May which only anticipated 11 - 17 named storms.

    Sanchez to miss Arsenal's EPL opener against Leicester

    And since only one year remained in Sanchez's contract, Arsene Wenger and Arsenal chiefs probably should reconsider their intentions.
  • Ravindra Jadeja attributes top all-rounder Test ranking to MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli

    Ravindra Jadeja attributes top all-rounder Test ranking to MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli

    In doing so, Jadeja eclipsed the 6 for 138 vs Sri Lanka he achieved at Galle in the first Test of the current rubber. He thanked MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli for backing him and bringing the best out of him.
    Elder James J. Hamula - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

    Elder James J. Hamula - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

    In a rare disciplinary action, a General Authority has been excommunicated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints . When he returned stateside he served as assistant executive director of the Church History Department from 2014 to 2016.
    Relive the nail-biting moment when Les Twins defeated Eva Igo

    Relive the nail-biting moment when Les Twins defeated Eva Igo

    Were Les Twins were really the best dancers of the season, or should the judges have given the title to Igo or Swing Latino? Les Twins used a platform for their first performance, having a clean dance all the way through. "You are exceptional.


Most liked

Kailyn Lowry Pictured With Baby No. 3 For The First Time
It might be a surprise for some fans to catch of glimpse of Lopez since he was absent for most of her pregnancy . He didn't appear on Season 8 of " Teen Mom 2 ", even though it documented the beginning of Lowry's pregnancy .

Serena Williams Blasted for 'Real Woman' Childbirth Comments
Williams and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian , are expecting their first child next month. The couple recently celebrated their coming bundle of joy with a star-studded, 19-themed baby shower.

New Starbucks Horchata Frappuccino Now Available
Starbucks has begun selling their Horchata Almond Milk Frappuccino in their shops across the country and Canada. The coffee brand says the new drink is "the ideal beverage to end the summer and welcome fall".

President Trump's childhood home now listed on Airbnb
Want to see what it's like to live like President Trump? "He is a great companion for watching Fox News late into the night". Newsday reports that the principal of Paramount Realty USA, Misha Hagani, confirmed the listing's authenticity.

Calvin College finishes 3rd in 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball attendance
The largest crowd Syracuse men's basketball saw for a game in 2016-17 was more than 39,000, which was a mark they past twice. That average of 18,067 fans per game ranked behind only Kentucky (23,461), Syracuse (21,181) and Louisville (20,846).

Arsenal receive £25m attacker offer from bitter rivals as contract worries continue
The Mail claim that while Arsenal have rebuffed "initial overtures", Chelsea are set to "intensify" efforts. Chelsea have made a £25m offer for Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain , according to reports .

Rez Infinite to debut on HTC Vive and Oculus Rift VR headsets
Last year's Rez Infinite re-release was that rare example of an existing game that happened to work perfectly in virtual reality. And don't worry if that's all a bit too swish: you'll still be able to play it in classic, old-school 2D-o-vision if you prefer.

Dollar falls below ¥110 in Tokyo on North Korea risks
The Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.15 percent, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq composite index declining 0.21 percent. The U.S. currency was down 0.3 percent at 109.94 yen, following a retreat to 109.740, its weakest since June 15.

Hull City recruit former Sunderland midfielder Sebastian Larsson as free agent
Sweden global Larsson, 32, one of several high profile names to depart Sunderland in June, has put pen to paper on a one-year deal.

Kem Cetinay and Chris Hughes land their own TV show
When contacted by MailOnline, a representative for Olivia denied the duo were anything more than friends. However, Olivia has since tweeted that the pair were together on Saturday night.

Trump's Evangelic Adviser: God Sent Trump To 'Take Out' Kim Jong
Jeffress also praised Trump for his " very measured" and "thoughtful" approach to the presidency since taking office on January 20.

Not going to run scared from North Korea: Nikki Haley
Ambassador Nikki Haley said, "I can't talk about anything that's classified and if that's in a newspaper , that's a shame". Doocy: Sure, and I understand that, but at the same time is the United States intel community saying, "Hey, Mr.

There's bad blood brewing over iconic umpire's Major League Baseball suspension
West's comments came in a USA Today story to mark the umpire's 5,000 games in the big leagues. And that, of course, is why Major League Baseball chose to suspend West.

Gearbox's New Game is a Competitive First-Person Shooter Codenamed Project 1v1
Gearbox Software, the studio behind Borderlands and Battleborn , has revealed a new game, now codenamed Project 1v1 . Not much else is known about the project, but we'll be sure to let you know once Gearbox provides more details.

Tiger Woods likely to enter first-time DUI offender programme
The attorney for Tiger Woods says the golfer won't attend his arraignment in Florida on a driving under the influence charge. His attorney, Douglas Duncan, declined to discuss the case with reporters at the courthouse on Wednesday.