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Tim Bergling; 8 September 1989 – 20 April 2018, better known by his stage name Avicii , was a Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer.
At 16, Bergling began posting his remixes on electronic music forums, which led to his first record deal. He rose to prominence in 2011 with his single "Levels". His debut studio album, True (2013), blended electronic music with elements of multiple genres and received generally positive reviews.
In 2015, Bergling released his second studio album, Stories, and in 2017 he released an EP, Avīci. Bergling was nominated for a Grammy Award for his work on "Sunshine" with David Guetta in 2012 and "Levels" in 2013.
Bergling retired from touring in 2016 due to health problems, having suffered stress and poor mental health for several years. On 20 April 2018, Avicii was found dead from suicide in Muscat, Oman. He was buried on 8 June in Stockholm, Sweden.