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Tribute to Avicci

9 days ago

Twinkle twinkle little star up in the heaven is where you are…
Started spreading joy at the age of 16 to the millions of people through some ecstatic tunes is what Avicii was. Tim Bergling, popularly known by his stage name Avicii, has garnered utmost recognition through his enthralling music. Though the industry has lost this gem too soon and he has ultimately become a star after losing life battle on 20th April 2018. But somehow he left his presence through his music and his qualities between us. Even a few years ago, the name was mightly known by people, but since 2013 Avicii has become a worldwide sensation and a renowned artist for his skills and talent of electronic music. Avicii currently ranking 5th worldwide in Dj ranking with his chart toppers like ‘Seek Bromance’, ‘Silhouettes’, ‘I Could Be The One’ and ‘LE7ELS’

Here are five Super things about Avicii that will melt your heart:

1. Introduction to the music at a very young age
At the age of 8, Avicii started out by making mixes in his bedroom. He produced a number of mixes, among them a remix of “Lazy Jones,” the theme song for the Commodore 64 game, which inspired him to create a new one: “Lazy Lace.” His great potential did not go unnoticed, and soon he has been scouted by agencies, and producers who found his mixes online.

2. Avicii himself become a brand
Bergling worked tirelessly on his own music while collaborating with an array of artists like Coldplay, Madonna, Robyn, Major Lazer and Daft Punk. But apart from his numerous collaborations with music icons, he has ruled the fashion industry as well. He has walked for various designers and became the face of many renowned brands.

3. He wanted to end the world’s starvation
Apart from his passion for electronic music, Bergling had a soft-corner for the poor and wanted to feed them by putting his time and money toward charity work. For the popular DJ, his charity is very particular and close to his heart: ending world hunger. He believes in it so much that he started his own organization called “House for Hunger” back in 2011.

4. Took inspiration from every genre of music
Brought up in the culture of musical environment Avicii inspired by his brother, who was also a Dj. Also, Bergling was so much inspired by various genres of music which exposed him to all kinds of sounds, from 60s rock to Daft Punk to Laidback Luke, Axwell, and Sebastian Ingrosso. As a musical artist hailing from Sweden, Avicii finds a lot of inspiration from famous acts of his home country like Eric Prydz and Swedish House Mafia, but he is also influenced by his fans.

5. Avicii’ documentary keep him alive always
Released in 2017, Avicii: True Stories has been successful in describing Avicii’ life story in which he himself acted very well and narrated his journey so far. Though it has become a beautiful memory for us which Bergling has gifted us through this documentary.

By: MadhuPriti Mitra

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By Raman Ray

9 days ago

What a wonderful trip! This was our first time with the company and will certainly not be the last. Everything was in order from the time we arrived until the time we departed. Our guides were wonderful and went above and beyond their responsibilities to ensure our vacation was wonderful. Thank you Team Dzong