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Major Lazer remixes have been a big part of the group's success since arriving in 2009 with the album 'Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do.' Initially comprised of successful DJ-producers Diplo and Switch, Major Lazer performed at the Coachella and Pitchfork festivals and built up a following while performing their own material and re-working the songs of other artists.