“Bankroll” is a song by American D.J. Diplo released on April 9, 2021. Diplo (Thomas Wesley Pentz) has slowly risen to fame as one of the most talented and dynamic musical geniuses. The American record producer also happens to be the founder of the Dancehall music group ‘Major Lazer’ and the master in electronic dance music on the local front, playing in local clubs in Philadelphia.
On November 10, 1978, Diplo was born Thomas Wesley Pentz in Mississippi to Thomas Pentz and Barbara. He tied the knot with Katherine Lockhart, and the couple has two sons together.
Diplo 2013 E.P., Revolution, rated at number 68 on the U.S. Billboard 200. The E.P.’s title track is participated in the WWE 2K16 soundtrack and was featured in a commercial for Hyundai. During his journey to fame, he performed with British musician M.I.A. Later, both Diplo and fellow M.I.A producer, Switch, made a cartoon series named Major Lazer and a Jamaican dancehall project.
Birth Name: Thomas Wesley Pentz
Date of Birth: December 22, 1991
Place of Birth: Tupelo, Mississippi, United States
Occupation: DJ, Songwriter, Actor, Producer
Age: 43 years (as of 2022)
Composition of the song
It features rappers Rich the Kid, Rich Brian, and Young Thug. Actually, Justin Bieber was featured in the song. Still, because Bieber already has exclusives with David Guetta and DJ Khaled, Diplo was forced to remove the original from his SoundCloud account, replacing Bieber’s verse with a verse from Rich Brian.
Quick Details of the song
Song – “Bankroll”
Genre: Hip Hop
Featuring: Rich the Kid, Rich Brian, and Young Thug
Produced by: Diplo, Boaz van de Beatz, King Henry
A song, “BANKROLL,” has been seen as one of the most coveted tracks in the BROCKHAMPTON community.
On September 30, 2018, The song was first knocked back by uploading their I’ll be there tour. The band short uploaded a video on their YouTube channel titled “BANKROLL,” featuring a short verse from Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky and Merlyn Wood. During an Instagram Live session, a second snippet of “BANKROLL” was previewed, teasing the tail end of a Merlyn Wood verse and the whole A$AP Rocky verse.
On March 31, 2020, BROCKHAMPTON approved the track’s official when they revealed the official tracklisting for ROADRUNNER: NEW MACHINE, NEW LIGHT.