Join actor and international DJ Idris Elba as he sits down with fans live on UStream today at 4pm PT / 7pm ET. Idris will be chatting with fans about his music and previewing new tracks from his South African-inspired house music EP, Supersonic, due out in October under his DJ moniker 7Wallace. Idris recorded, mixed, and mastered the 5 track EP using a mobile studio in South Africa where he is currently shooting the film, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
The first single from Supersonic will be, “Robot,” a fun, funky tune that was inspired by his recent performance in Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, where his character asks Charlize Theron’s character if she is a robot.
During the UStream chat, Idris will also be talking about his new documentary, How Clubbing Changed the World, the anticipated sequel to the much talked about How Hip-Hop Changed the World. The 2-hour doc, airing this Friday on BBC’s Channel 4, features insights from some of dance music’s biggest names, including David Guetta, will.i.am, Paul Oakenfold, Armand Van Helden, and many more.
For more on Idris, visit his official site at driis.com, and be sure to tune in to his UStream chat event.
Idris Elba UStream Event: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/idris-elba-presents
7Wallace on Soundcloud: http://soundcloud.com/7-wallace