Avicii plays a number of UK festivals this summer, including headlining Belfast’s Tennet’s Vital 2016.
Avicii 2016 UK tour dates
Updated: 22 March 2016
Avicii plays a handful of UK festivals this summer! The superstar DJ and producer will play Scotland’s T in the Park and headline Belfast’s Tennent’s Vital 2016.
The Swedish star’s headline concert in Belfast, which is part of the annual Tennent’s Vital festival, will take place on Friday 26 August at Boucher Road Playing Fields. He will be joined by the Brit singer Jess Glynne.
Seeing Avicii live is always a spectacle; he’s legendary for his outstanding productions and impressive live shows.
Avicii, the Swedish DJ, made his name with several notable singles, including Fade Into Darkness and the Swedish No.1 single, Levels. His acclaim continued with more recent releases such as Hey Brother, The Days and Waiting For Love.
The DJ, who has been nominated for a Grammy Award, is constantly breaking musical boundaries, and his constant involvement with his fans has seen him create a strong following. In 2013, Avicii released the track Three Million that marked reaching three million fans on Facebook. He did the same with Two Million to mark two million fans.
Avicii partnered up with Ericsson in 2013 to create a ‘crowdsourced’ song as part of his Avicii X You project. The project allowed fans to send in their effects, basslines and melodies to Avicii who then produced the track.
True, Avicii’s debut album, was released in 2013. The album’s lead single, Wake Me Up, proved to be a huge hit in UK and was the country’s fastest selling single of 2013. Avicii’s latest offering is Stories. The collection includes The Days, Broken Arrows and Waiting For Love.