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Posthumous Avicii single released a year after his death

Posthumous Avicii single released a year after his death

Avicii’s posthumous single ‘SOS’ featuring Aloe Blac has been released one year after his death. The Swedish DJ – whose real name was Tim Bergling – tragically died by suspected suicide in Oman on April 10 last year, at the age of 28, and his family released the first song from the upcoming album ‘Tim’ in his memory on Wednesday (10.04.19). Aloe took to Tw... »

Avicii single to be released next week

Avicii single to be released next week

Avicii’s first posthumous track will be released next week. The Swedish DJ – whose real name was Tim Bergling – died by suspected suicide in Oman in April last year, at the age of 28 and his family are set to release a 16-track album of previously unheard material in June. The album ‘Tim’ will be preceded by a track ‘SOS’, which is set to drop on Wednesday... »

Avicii honoured with Tim Bergling Foundation

Avicii honoured with Tim Bergling Foundation

Avicii’s family will honour him with the launch of the Tim Bergling Foundation on the first anniversary of his death. The ‘Levels’ hitmaker – whose foundation has taken its name from his given moniker – tragically passed away on April 20, 2018 at the age of 28 and his relatives will honour him with a new project to support those struggling with mental illness and also... »

Mike Posner stays silent to preserve voice

Mike Posner stays silent to preserve voice

Mike Posner sometimes stays silent for days to preserve his singing voice, only communicating via his phone. The ‘I Took a Pill in Ibiza’ singer takes special care of his voice if he is touring or recording new material and will cease using the spoken word and will only text people even if he is with them in person. He said: "I’m weird, some days if I’ve been singing a... »

Aretha Franklin honoured at Grammys

Aretha Franklin honoured at Grammys

Aretha Franklin received a special musical tribute at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (10.02.19). The Queen of Soul passed away aged 76 last August and her lasting legacy was recognised by Andra Day, Yolanda Adams – who performed at the ‘Think’ singer’s funeral – and Fantasia Barrino, who joined forces to perform ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’ in ho... »

Aloe Blacc: Avicii cared more about music than fame and fortune

Aloe Blacc: Avicii cared more about music than fame and fortune

Aloe Blacc says Avicii "cared deeply" about his music rather than focusing on fame and fortune. The singer teamed up with the Swedish DJ – who tragically passed away in April, aged 28 – when he wrote and sang on his chart topping hit ‘Wake Me Up!’, and he reflected fondly on their time in the studio together. He told Music Feeds: "I mean, he was super-nice; h... »

Avicii’s parents will inherit his $25.5 million fortune

Avicii’s parents will inherit his $25.5 million fortune

Avicii’s entire fortune of approximately $25.5 million will be inherited by his parents. It has been decided that Klas Bergling and Anki Liden – who are the father and mother of the Swedish DJ who passed away on April 20 at the age of 28 – will be awarded the EDM star’s entire estate. According to TMZ, legal documents in his native Sweden reveal that because the ‘Lone... »

Mike Shinoda says Linkin Park fans reached out to Avicii’s after his death

Mike Shinoda says Linkin Park fans reached out to Avicii’s after his death

Mike Shinoda was "proud" of Linkin Park fans for reaching out when Avicii passed away. The star’s bandmate Chester Bennington tragically took his own life in July 2017, and the band’s fanbase were there to help people when the Swedish DJ sadly died in April after his own struggles with mental health. Speaking to Loudwire, Mike said: "In the last couple of years, I have b... »

Posthumous Avicii album being discussed by label and parents

Posthumous Avicii album being discussed by label and parents

A posthumous Avicii album may be released using unheard music from the late DJ. The star – who tragically passed away in April, aged 28 – is said to have had "several songs" which hadn’t been unveiled before his death, and his friend Aloe Blacc has confirmed there are discussions about letting fans hear them. He told the Daily Star newspaper: "There are several son... »

Nile Rodgers recorded 10 songs with Avicii before DJ’s death

Nile Rodgers recorded 10 songs with Avicii before DJ’s death

Nile Rodgers has "at least" 10 unreleased tracks he recorded with late DJ Avicii. The 66-year-old music legend formed a bond with Avicii – who tragically passed away in April, aged 28 – after they worked together on the 2013 hit ‘Lay Me Down’, and he has now claimed the pair recorded some "extraordinary" music that was never released. Speaking about the ... »

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