A brand new posthumous Avicii album, TIM, is out as we speak and streaming in full beneath. It’s been simply over a 12 months since Swedish famous person DJ and producer (né Tim Bergling) handed away. The online proceeds from the album will go to Tim Bergling Basis, a nonprofit benefiting psychological well being, suicide prevention, and wildlife conservation organizations.
TIM is the follow-up to 2015’s Tales. Earlier than he handed away, Bergling had accomplished a number of of the 12 tracks on TIM together with “Heaven”, which Bergling and Coldplay’s Chris Martin initially wrote and recorded in 2014. Tim produced the ultimate model, which hasn’t been touched since its completion, in 2016.
The album was preceded by singles “Robust Love” and “SOS”, the latter of which options visitor vocals from R&B singer Aloe Blacc. The 2 beforehand collaborated on their joint smash hit “Wake Me Up” in 2013.
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“He left behind a set of practically completed songs, together with notes, e-mail conversations and textual content messages in regards to the music,” his household mentioned in a press launch. Because it notes, the songwriters that Bergling was collaborating with on this album have continued the method to get as near his imaginative and prescient as potential.
Avicii’s physique was discovered on April 20th, 2018 in Muscat, Oman, the place had been on trip. An post-mortem revealed that he had taken his personal life. He was solely 28 years previous.
Bergling introduced he would retire from touring in 2016. When the information broke, he mentioned, “I’ll by no means let go of music. I’ll proceed to talk to my followers via it.” With TIM, he’ll proceed to just do that. Stream the album in full beneath.
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