The musical project comes from DJ/producer Diplo, but was initially a collaboration with Switch.
Major Lazer are most well known for their song 'Pon de Floor', which was sampled in Beyoncé's single 'Run The World (Girls)'.
Free the Universe features Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig, Bruno Mars, Wyclef Jean, Shaggy and many more as can be seen in the tracklist below.
The new album is released February 18 2013.
Here is the tracklist for Free the Universe:
1. You're No Good [ft. Santigold, Vybz Kartel, Danielle Haim & Yasmin]
2. Jet Blue Jet [ft. Leftside, GTA, Razz & Biggy]
3. Get Free [ft. Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors]
4. Jah No Partial [ft. Flux Pavilion]
5. Wind Up [ft. Elephant Man & Opal]
6. Scare Me [ft. Peaches & Timberlee]
7. Jessica [ft. Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend]
8. Bumaye (Watch Out for This) [ft. Busy Signal & Flexican]
9. Keep Cool [ft. Shaggy & Wynter Gordon]
10. Sweat [ft. Laidback Luke & Ms. Dynamite]
11. Reach for the Stars [ft. Wyclef Jean]
12. Bubble Butt [ft. Bruno Mars, Tyga & Mystic]
13. Mashup the Dance [ft. the Partysquad & Ward 21]
14. Playground [ft. Bugle & Arama]
Watch the official trailer for Free the Universe in the video below: