Dj Tim Bergling is Friday at the age of 28 died. When Avicii broke in 2011, he announced that with the number of Levels, but the Netherlands had the Swede been longer.
Tim scored in 2010 his first hit in our country, under the name Tim Berg. Bromance was in that summer 21 weeks in the Top 40 and also reached the highest echelons of the Single Top 100. As Tom Hangs, he scored in 2011 to be a hit with Blessed.
In 2013, picked up Avicii again a hit, this time with Wake Me Up. The song, which Aloe Blacc, the vocals tended, gained both in the Top 40 as the Single Top 100 and the highest position. Wake Me Up was in 2013 the best selling single of the Netherlands. Also with successor Hey Brother scored Avicii in our country. In the Top 40 was a number 1 hit in the Single Top 100 came Hey Brother no further than the second place.
Avicii worked several times together with different Dutch djs. Laidback Luke learned Bergling early to know. The Swede sent Luke van Scheppingen, long before his breakthrough different demo’s, who by the Dutch were provided with feedback. Also, Nicky Romero has collaborated with Avicii, dj’s scored in 2012 to be a hit with I Could Be The One.
Avicii’s rising popularity began more and more to take its toll. Just before a performance in Miami collapsed Avicii in march 2014. He was transported to a hospital, where his gall bladder and appendix were removed. On his 25th birthday, september 8, 2014, said the Swede all upcoming concerts due to serious health problems. That meant, however, that it became quiet around Avicii, a day later, he announced another new material.
In april 2016 surprises Avicii everyone with the announcement that he no longer wanted to act and touring. He, however, continued to make music and produce, but wanted to because of his health no longer travel. In the in October 2017 appeared documentary Avicii: True Stories is to see that the Swede is not to go with the great pressure that the international fame brings with it. Bergling handle frequently to alcohol and drank more and more.
After his decision to stop performing was a moment of silence around the dj. In the summer of 2017 let Avicii is heard in the ep Avici 01. This contains the hits Without You and Lonely Together. “I am happy that I again am back”, wonder Bergling. “It is long ago that I music have released and it is long ago that I was so happy with new music.”
Friday was Avicii found dead in his hotel room in Muscat, the capital of Oman. Why the dj was there and what, to him, is fatal, it is not yet known. The news of Avicii’s death hit us like a bomb. Fellow dj’s as Tiësto, Hardwell and Nicky Romero were shocked. #Avicii was in no time trending topic on Twitter. The social media was there after Berglings family his death was confirmed a short time.