He may not soon come to a stage near you, but Avicii is making good on his promise that less time on the road means more musical output. The Swedish producer promised a new album in 2017, and while it remains to be seen if the forthcoming release will truly be his “best damn album” to date, the first sampling does sound promising.
A recent Snapchat story shows Avicii hard at work in the studio with collaborators and friends, laying down vocals and melody for a subtle pop ballad. It’s a rather intimate portrait of the reclusive man at work. Peel back the curtain below.