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Famous as :

Electronic musisian

Birth Name :

Tim Bergling

Birth Date :

September 08, 1989

Birth Place :

Stockholm, Sweden

Claim to fame :

Single "Seek Bromance" (2010)


Born Tim Bergling on 8 September 1989 in Sweden, Avicii began remixing and producing tracks in his own bedroom at the age of 18. "Growing up with older siblings, I've also had loads of different influences when it comes to my music taste such as Leeson MC and DJ Boonie. There are loads of other people that have influenced me but I think the biggest inspirations I've had aside from my manager has been the Swedish House Mafia guys and Eric Prydz, they were the ones who first got me into house!" he said.

He put his music online and started to gain recognition in 2010 when he got signed to EMI. He reached to top 20 in several countries including the U.K. with his track "Seek Bromance". After an incredible year with worldwide hit singles like "My Feelings For You" plus hit remixes of DJ Tiesto, Robyn, and Bob Sinclar, all bodes right for Avicii in 2011.

Latest News

Avicii Debuts New Collaboration With Chris Martin at Australian Concert

March 04, 2015 02:48:45 GMT

has another collaboration with and he previewed it during his headlining set at the 2015 Future Music Festival in Perth, Australia. Thanks to a fan in the audience who recorded the performance and shared it on YouTube, everyone can now listen to a low-quality version of the new song called "Heaven".

Avicii, Robyn Get Their Own Swedish Postage Stamps

November 07, 2014 06:17:54 GMT

Sweden honors their talented musicians by featuring their faces on postage stamps. , who is popular for his songs like "Wake Me Up" and "Hey Brother", and four other musicians, , First Aid Kit, producer Max Martin and Seinabo Sey, are to be featured in postage stamps to be released on January 15 in Sweden by joint Danish and Swedish postal service Postnord.

Avicii Releases Lyric Video for Collaboration With Robbie Williams 'The Days'

October 04, 2014 05:54:03 GMT

recently debuted "The Days", the first offering from his upcoming second album. The Swedish DJ now returns with an official lyric video for the song that features vocals from British musician .

Avicii Cancels All Upcoming Shows due to Health Problems

September 09, 2014 03:36:41 GMT

has been forced to cancel all of his scheduled performances. In an official statement issued on Avicii's 25th birthday on Monday, September 8, his representatives said that the decision was made because he's still suffering from certain health issues related to surgeries he underwent earlier this year.

Avicii Enlists Chris Martin, Jon Bon Jovi and More for Next Album

July 22, 2014 08:52:07 GMT

is working on his next album with some famous names in rock music. According to Rolling Stone, the Swedish DJ has listed 's frontman , rocker and of as collaborators for his sophomore set.

Avicii's Boston Concert Ends With Dozens of Fans Getting Hospitalized

June 26, 2014 06:35:24 GMT

Dozens of fans attending 's concert in Boston on Wednesday, June 25 were hospitalized. According to a report from The Boston Globe, ambulances were spotted at the TD Garden to transport around 38 people from the venue to nearest hospitals. Meanwhile, 50 people were treated at the venue.

Avicii, Carlos Santana, Wyclef Jean Team Up for World Cup Anthem

March 29, 2014 05:13:36 GMT

, and have all been tapped for the closing anthem of this year's World Cup. FIFA, who's responsible for international soccer, and Sony Entertainment announced the news on Friday, March 28.

Avicii Cancels Festival Appearance as He Needs Gallbladder Surgery

March 29, 2014 02:10:07 GMT

, who got hospitalized and subsequently canceled his show at SLS South Beach in Miami Beach on Thursday, March 27, is no longer a headliner at the Ultra Music Festival scheduled for this weekend. The fest's organizers have announced that the Swedish DJ won't be performing due to his health issues.

Avicii Cancels Miami Show Due to Hospitalization

March 28, 2014 05:00:04 GMT

has canceled a show that's scheduled to take place on Thursday, March 27. According to TMZ, the DJ was forced to scrap the plan to play the gig at SLS South Beach in Miami Beach after he got hospitalized.

Photo: Madonna Works on 'Great Songs' With Avicii in the Studio

March 14, 2014 03:00:54 GMT

Earlier this month, confirmed that she's working on her new music with . On Thursday, March 13, the "Material Girl" singer shared some Instagram pictures of them in the studio and told fans that they had written "great songs" together.

Avicii Premieres Bonnie and Clyde Music Video for 'Addicted to You'

February 14, 2014 15:18:47 GMT

Swedish DJ premieres the music video of his new single "Addicted to You" on Valentine's day. Inspired by Bonnie and Clyde story, the video is packed with nudity, gun violence and romance between two women.

Avicii Debuts 'You Make Me' Music Video

September 17, 2013 05:07:39 GMT

has dropped a new single called "You Make Me" and its accompanying music video. Featuring the vocal of Salem Al Fakir, the fun and catchy track is featured in Avicii's debut album "" that hits U.S. stores on September 17.

Artist of the Week: Avicii

August 05, 2013 07:52:48 GMT

Swedish DJ Tim Bergling a.k.a. reached international success with his 2011's single, "Levels". He has returned with another hit, "Wake Me Up", that gives him the similar success as it is currently topping several charts across the world.

Avicii Premieres 'Wake Me Up' Music Video

July 30, 2013 06:02:50 GMT

Swedish DJ premieres the Mark Seliger and CB Miller-directed music video for "Wake Me Up", the first single off his forthcoming debut album "#TRUE" set to arrive in September. The track features vocals from soul singer/rapper and guitar instrumentals from Mike Einziger of .

New 'Men in Black 3' Set Photo Unveils Rick Baker's Old Schooled Aliens

March 26, 2012 02:46:00 GMT

A new behind-the-scene image from "" has arrived, presenting a look at various never-before-seen alien creatures that will appear in the upcoming action comedy movie. Making its way out via Stark Industries, the picture shows legendary make-up effect artist Rick Baker posing together with a barrage of his outrageous alien creations.

Haley Reinhart's 'Free' Music Video Hits the Web

March 26, 2012 02:20:07 GMT

's music video for her debut single "Free" has hit the web early. The singer, who claimed her fame after participating on "" season 10, is singing the "empowering break-up song" to a guy she has her eyes on in a diner.

Video: John Stamos Gets Man-on-Man Kiss at GLAAD Awards for Charity

March 26, 2012 02:16:42 GMT

made the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York extra special on Saturday, March 24 night. The actor known for his portrayal of Uncle Jesse on "Full House" joined hosts and on the stage for a "kiss-off" auction during the show, and got himself a man-on-man action.

'Hunger Games' Scores Record-Shattering Opening on Box Office

March 26, 2012 01:51:28 GMT

"" scores one of the best openings ever on the North American box office as it grosses a staggering $152 million. The astounding result marks the third biggest opening weekend of all time, trailing behind 2011's "" with its $169.2 million and 2008's "" with its $158.4 million.

Video: Madonna Heats Up Ultra Music Festival With 'Girl Gone Wild' Remix

March 26, 2012 01:39:22 GMT

made a surprise appearance at Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida over the weekend. The Queen of Pop appeared on the Main Stage during 's set and helped the DJ debut his remix of her latest single "Girl Gone Wild".

Video Premiere: Avicii's 'Fade Into Darkness'

August 23, 2011 07:28:47 GMT

Before premieres her "Collide" music video, beats her by dropping his own. The Swedish DJ debuts visuals for his Andreas Moe-featured single called "Fade Into Darkness" which carries some dance beats used by the British singer for her song.

Leona Lewis Settles 'Collide' Drama, Credits Avicii as Collaboration Partner

August 17, 2011 07:29:20 GMT

has finally resolved drama surrounding her brand new single "Collide". The former winner of "" was previously accused of ripping off 's song. When she denied the copyright infringement accusation, a legal complaint was filed by the Swedish disc jokey.

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