Diplo Wants To Make Collab With Led Zeppelin Frontman A Reality
If you follow Diplo on Instagram, you may have stumbled upon the selfie he took with Robert Plant. The photo was posted with a caption suggesting a collaboration was in the works. The internet swooned, but Diplo confessed in a recent interview, "It seemed like it was so insane that no one would take it seriously..." Turns out, the story doesn't end there.
Diplo explained this story today when he joined Kevin & Bean for a portion of their morning talk show. Inspired by the responses and reactions, the producer is now "actively going to look for [Plant] to do a collaboration." The radio hosts commented on Robert Plant's diverse musical background, implying that a collaborative effort between the two artists could happen.
What's certain is Diplo's willingness to work with Plant. He draws a lot of inspiration from the rock legend: "His excitement about music and his eyes is still there and I love that. It give me faith in my future, you know?"
You can listen to the interview below. For Diplo's segment of the morning show, skip to the 58 minute mark.