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Adam Lambert, David Guetta, Rita Ora and more set for Avicii tribute gig

Adam Lambert, David Guetta, Rita Ora and more are set to play an Avicii tribute gig this December. The Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Health Awareness, honouring the late Swedish DJ, will take place at the Friends Arena in Stockholm on December 5. Read more: Avicii – ‘TIM’ review The gig is being put on by The Tim Bergling Foundation, an organisation set up...

Avicii’s father says the DJ might not have planned on taking his own life

Avicii’s father has opened up about the untimely death of his son last year, revealing that he believes the Swedish DJ might not have planned on taking his own life. “Our theory is not that he planned this suicide, more that it was a traffic accident. He was happy before, and he was happy for his music,” Klas Bergling told...

Avicii – ‘TIM’ review

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For his fans, the release of the first posthumous Avicii record is a welcome celebration of his globally recognised talents but also, rather inevitably, a painful reminder of his tragic death. The Swedish DJ, real name Tim Bergling, was found dead in his Oman hotel room in April 2018, aged just 28. News of his passing shocked and saddened the music world, as...

Listen to Avicii’s posthumous new album, ‘TIM’

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The first posthumous album by Avicii has been released - stream it below. Read more: 'TIM' - the NME review The Swedish DJ/producer, whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead in his hotel room in Oman on April 20, 2018. It was later confirmed he had taken his own life. He was 28 years old. After his family confirmed a new album...

A new Avicii song, ‘Tough Love’, has been released

A new track from Avicii's upcoming posthumous album, 'TIM' has been released today. Avicii, the Swedish DJ whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead on April 20 last year. It was later confirmed he had taken his own life, aged 28. 'Tough Love' was produced and written by Avicii, Vincent Pontare and Salem Al Fakir from Vargas and Lagola. The...

Official Avicii biography to be released in 2020

A biography of Avicii’s life will be released next year, it was revealed this week. The announcement comes just days after the anniversary of his death. Tim Bergling, the Swedish DJ who went by the stage name Avicii, was found dead on April 20 last year. It was later confirmed he had taken his own life, aged 28. The book will...

Listen to Avicii’s first posthumous song ‘SOS’, featuring Aloe Blacc

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The first posthumous track by Avicii has been released. ‘SOS’, which is set to feature on the upcoming album ‘Tim’ by the Swedish DJ, features guest vocals from Aloe Blacc. In a statement, Blacc said: “I feel like ‘SOS’ was a song that was probably ahead of its time for when he wrote it. He wrote these lyrics obviously...

Avicii’s family announce posthumous album

Avicii’s family have announced the release of a new posthumous album by the Swedish DJ. The producer, whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead in his hotel room in Oman on April 20, 2018. It was later confirmed he had taken his own life. He was 28 years old. His family have now confirmed a new record,...

Avicii’s family start mental health foundation in his honour

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The family of Avicii have started a mental health charity foundation in tribute to the memory of the late DJ. The Swedish EDM DJ, real name Tim Bergling, was found dead in his hotel room on April 20, 2018 in Oman. He was 28. His family now plan to keep his memory alive through the charitable work of The Tim Bergling Foundation, which...