WATCH: Dua Lipa has dropped her eagerly-awaited collab with Mark Ronson and Diplo

It's a tune!

Dua Lipa

by Anna Sky Hulton |
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We've been waiting for what seems like AGES, but finally the new song from Dua Lipa, a collaboration with Mark Ronson and Diplo - known collectively as Silk City - has dropped! And what a tune it is.

Dua first teased her new single back at the beginning of August with a tweet of a close-up photo of herself with blonde hair, and long silver and black nails saying, 'Her name is Electricity... and you’ll meet her soon enough ⚡️'.

Continuing to tease the collaboration, Mark Ronson then retweeted Dua saying, 'COMING REAL SOON x'. Followed a few weeks later, by Dua teasing her fans again with the release date saying, '⚡️⚡️⚡️⚡️10 DAYS ⚡️⚡️⚡️⚡️'.

Now, we finally get a chance to hear the new single and it's fantastic! As well as dropping the single, they have also released the music video on YouTube, which features Dua dancing around an empty, dark apartment, wearing a white top and red hot pants.

As the video progresses more and more friends arrive for an impromptu party. The video ends with collaborators, Mark Ronson and Diplo.

It's only been a few hours since the video dropped, but fans are already loving it, leaving comments such as, 'OMG !!!!!!!! Yaaaas I'm dying now 💙💙💣🔥love you', '⚡💙DUA LIPA💙⚡' and 'Music is life !!'.

Now take a look at Dua Lipa's best looks:


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February 2016

Dua made her BRIT Awards debut in February 2016, wearing a floor-length, gothic black dress, four months after releasing her second single 'Be The One'.

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April 2016

Two months later, Dua rocked a co-ordinated two-piece with tassels to perform on Italian TV show Che Tempo Che Fa - giving off serious Pocahontas vibes.

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February 2017

Fast-forward to the BRITs 2017, and Dua has certainly smartened up her dress sense, wearing a Men In Black-inspired suit to the ceremony.

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June 2017

Dua chose a fancy top and tracksuit bottoms combo for an appearance on Good Morning America in June 2017, topping the look off with some VERY fashionable slanted sunglasses in the same month that her debut album, 'Dua Lipa' was released.

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July 2017

A month later, the 'Hotter Than Hell' singer put in an appearance on the red carpet at the premiere for Dunkirk last summer, wearing a slightly boho maxi dress and her long black slicked down behind her back.

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September 2017

Dua chose a very punk-chick look to perform at a music festival in Las Vegas in September 2017, a month before her appearance on Later... With Jools Holland.

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October 2017

Dua performed at KISS FM's Haunted House Party in London for Halloween 2017, choosing to dress up as Winona Ryder's Beetlejuice character, Lydia Deetz.

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February 2018

Dua took to the stage at the February 2018 BRIT Awards, first wearing a puffy pink dress for the red carpet, before changing into a Beatles-inspired outfit to perform her smash hit, 'New Rules'.

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May 2018

Three months later, Dua wore a beautiful silk playsuit to perform at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, once again performing 'New Rules' for the audience and debuting her brand new chopped hair.

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June 2018

Another US performance saw Dua don a patchwork playsuit for the occasion, sporting her new bob after ditching her long locks.

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June 2018

Another US performance in June saw Dua wearing yet another playsuit - this time, she went for a bronze colour.

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July 2018

The 'Blow Your Mind' singer sported a very intriguing playsuit for an appearance on US talk show, The Late Night with Stephen Colbert'.

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August 2018

She was back to her uniform cropped top with trousers combo to perform at the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago.

'Electricity is the follow-up to Dua Lipa's huge Number 1 hit with Calvin Harris, 'One Kiss'. 'One Kiss' enjoyed a number of weeks at the top spot, giving Calvin his ninth Number 1 and Dua's second.

In addition to her new single, Dua has just announced she will be releasing a super deluxe version of her debut, self-titled album 'Dua Lipa'! The new album will include THREE new songs, including 'Electricity'. As well as confirming the new release, Dua also confirmed there would be a vinyl version for her fans! Exciting!

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