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Birthday
8, 1989
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden
Death Date
Apr 20, 2018 (28)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
8, 1989
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden
Death Date
Apr 20, 2018 (28)

About

Grammy award-nominated Swedish DJ and remixer who became known for international hits such as "Levels," "Hey Brother," and "Wake Me Up." His debut album True peaked within the top ten in more than 15 countries. He worked with notable artists such as Madonna and Chris Martin during his career.

Before Fame

He began mixing and producing tracks when he was 18.

Trivia

He made history in 2012 by becoming the first DJ to headline at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Family Life

He was born Tim Bergling; he grew up with siblings Anton, Linda and David in Stockholm, Sweden. He suffered with numerous health issues, including acute pancreatitis and depression, and retired from performing in 2016. He later committed suicide in April 2018.

Associated With

His collaboration on the track "Sunshine" with David Guetta earned him a Grammy nomination in 2012.