Billboard was on the scene Tuesday evening on the American Music Awards, and naturally our correspondent acquired the story behind Zedd's latest remix of Shawn Mendes' "Lost in Japan" because the producer made his manner down the purple carpet.
"We've been pals for some time, and we really tried to work collectively for manner too lengthy," Zedd says. "This has simply been an amazing alternative as a result of it’s my favourite tune from his album. They have been in search of a brand new model of it, so I was like, 'I'm nonetheless right here.'"
The longtime pals carried out a brand new model of the remix collectively onstage through the AMA broadcast. Zedd additionally spoke about his single "Happy Now" with Elley Duhé, including that he's fairly glad with life's easy pleasures — like good meals and video games of cornhole. He additionally talked about his latest Twitter confrontation with A-Trak regarding a sure hip-hop tune of the summer season, however Zedd says issues are all good, no beef.
Watch the complete red-carpet interview with Zedd above.