Diplo, who is better known for his producing and DJ skills, is the new face of T by Alexander Wang’s Spring/Summer 2011 campaign.  The ex-boyfriend of M.I.A. can be seen posing with model Ashley Smith in a series of ads for Wang.

In a video speaking about why he cast Diplo, which you can see below, Alexander Wang said he wanted someone “at the peak of what they do in music”.

The campaignimage piece” is photographed by Daniel Jackson and styled by Alastair McKimm.

Check out the campaign below as well as a behind the scenes video.