Tim Bergling who was popularly known by his stage name Avicii, always pronounced as ə-VEE-chee, was a Swedish DJ, remixer, record producer, musician, and songwriter.
Avicii was born on the 8th of September 1989.
He died on the 20th of April 2018, in Muscat, Oman, a country in the middle east and in the east side of Saudi Arabia. Where he visited his friends in the country’s royal family. This incident happened two years after he retired from touring in 2016 due to health problems, and Avicii suffered from poor mental health and severe stress for several years. his family released a statement that alluded to a suicide, The cause of his death was unclear for sometime before it was later confirmed to have died by suicide in an estate owned by the royal family.
He was buried at Hedvig Eleonora Church in June 2018.
Career and Early Life
Bergling began posting his remixes on electronic music forums, as early as the age of 16. He rose to prominence in 2011 with his single "Levels". He released his debut studio album "True" in 2013, a blended electronic music with elements of multiple genres and received generally positive reviews. It peaked in the top ten in more than fifteen countries and topped international charts. His lead single, "Wake Me Up", topped most music markets in Europe and reached number four in the United States.
Bergling released his second studio album, "Stories" in 2015, and in 2017 he released an EP, Avīci (01). His catalog also included the singles "I Could Be the One" with Nicky Romero, "X You", "Without You", "Hey Brother", "Addicted to You", "You Make Me", "The Days", "The Nights", "Waiting for Love", and "Lonely Together".
Bergling was nominated for a Grammy Award for his work on "Sunshine" with David Guetta in 2012 and "Levels" in 2013.
As of 2020 Avicii net worth was estimated to be roughly $50 Million.