Dillon Francis unveils new single ‘I’m My Only Friend’ and announces new album release date
Dillon Francis, the prolific producer, songwriter, and DJ, is gearing up to unleash his much-anticipated album, “This Mixtape Is Fire TOO,” on December 1st, in collaboration with Astralwerks.
Renowned producer, songwriter, and DJ, Dillon Francis, has unveiled an exciting update for fans worldwide. His highly anticipated album, “This Mixtape Is Fire TOO,” is set to hit the airwaves on December 1st, courtesy of Astralwerks. In celebration of this thrilling release, Francis has blessed us with a captivating single, “I’m My Only Friend,” featuring the talents of Arden Jones. The accompanying music video is a star-studded affair, starring none other than iconic actor Billy Zane.
After years of dedicated work, Dillon Francis expresses his joy in sharing this masterpiece, stating, “I’ve been working on this album for way too f_____g long, but I’m so happy to finally share it with everyone. It turned out better than I could have ever imagined. The whole goal of this album was to make amazing songs with artists I love and respect. From Alesso to Illenium to knock2 and more, this album is full of that. Just like the first ‘This Mixtape Is Fire,’ well, ‘This Mixtape Is Fire, TOO.’ I hope you enjoy the new single with Arden Jones, with those classic Dillon feel-good melodies and get ready for the rest to come.”
I’ve been working on this album for way too long but I’m so happy to finally tell everyone it’s coming out Dec 1st. Been 8 years since the first “this mixtape is fire” and this one turned out better than I could have ever imagined. The whole goal of this album was to make amazing… pic.twitter.com/5MsdbOvKEt
— dillonfrancis (@DillonFrancis) October 14, 2023
“This Mixtape Is Fire TOO” marks the long-awaited sequel to 2015’s “This Mixtape Is Fire,” which climbed the Billboard charts, dominating the Top Dance/Electronic Albums Chart. The album breathed new life into the moombahton genre through electrifying collaborations with heavyweights like Skrillex, Kygo, Calvin Harris, Bro Safari, Chromeo, and more.
In the lead-up to the album’s launch, Dillon Francis has already teased fans with a handful of incredible tracks, including “buttons!” with Knock2, “Free” with Alesso and Clementine Douglas, “LA ON ACID” with Miami electronic duo Good Times Ahead, “Pretty People” featuring the rising Turkish star INJI, “Don’t Let Me Let Go” with Illenium and EVAN GIIA, and “Goodies,” which has even received a stunning remix by Knock2.
As if this weren’t enough to get fans buzzing with excitement, tickets are now available for Dillon Francis’ upcoming Los Angeles takeover shows. The grand affair begins with a performance by Francis as the enigmatic DJ Hanzel at The Roxy Theatre on November 30th, followed by a special Moombahton set at The Mayan on December 1st, and culminating in a Dillon Francis and Friends show at The Shrine on December 2nd.
listen to Dillon Francis’ new single below.
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