Diplo makes beats (Usher's "Climax," Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now"), and this year, his first book, 128 Beats per Minute. But at least one person wasn't interested: pioneering trip-hop producer Geoff Barrow of Portishead. "Why the f--k would anyone want to buy a photo book a diplo traveling the world," he tweeted. "Hope mayans were right..let's end it now."
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