Avicii to Release First Album on September 17

Posted on June 27, 2013

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Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii (Tim Bergling) will release his first album, True, on September 17th in the U.S. through PRMD Music/Island Records. Avicii collaborated with Aloe Blacc, Michael Einsinger from Incubus, blue grass singer Dan Tyminski, Nile Rodgers, and Mac Davis. The first single from the album, "Wake Me Up," is already #1 in Sweden, Denmark, Finland and the Netherlands.

Avicii said in a statement, "This album really changed the way I think, the way I see music. I worked with all these people from different genres. They all bring their own influences into my work and it's so interesting to hear what comes out."

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