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22 hrs ago | Billboard

Disclosure Doubles Up Atop Dance Charts

The duo reaches new No. 1 on the genre's two main charts after long waits. Plus, action for Daft Punk, Mr. Probz, Flume and Niki Haris After almost a year on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs , Disclosure reaches the pinnacle at last, as "Latch," featuring Sam Smith, jumps 2-1 to dethrone Calvin Harris' "Summer" after four weeks at No.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Disclosure, Dance, Electronic, Daft Punk, Calvin Harris

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Business News

Avicii enlists Chris Martin, Jon Bon Jovi and Wyclef Jean for new album

EDM star also taps Green Day 's Billie Joe Armstrong and System of a Down singer Serj Tankian for what could be another collision of dance and guitar music After briefly confusing then enrapturing dance and pop fans with his country-EDM smash Wake Me Up, Avicii now looks set to continue his genre splicing on his second album, featuring a host of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Jon Bon Jovi, Bon Jovi, Green Day, Punk, Metal, System of a Down, Down

NEWS.com.au

Who are the rockers singing for Avicii?

RAPPER Allday says he's never not been bored during a hip-hop show, so how will this 22-year-old's Aussie tour be different? GAME of Thrones meets dance music in Rave of Thrones with Hodor actor Kristian Nairn as your DJ for the night.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Coldplay, Green Day, Punk

Wed Jul 23, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Who are the rockers singing for Avicii?

RAPPER Allday says he's never not been bored during a hip-hop show, so how will this 22-year-old's Aussie tour be different? GAME of Thrones meets dance music in Rave of Thrones with Hodor actor Kristian Nairn as your DJ for the night.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Coldplay, Green Day, Punk

KOVideo.net

Avicii's Sophomore Album to Feature Chris Martin, Jon Bon Jovi, Wyclef Jean and More

Avicii will reportedly be teaming up with some of the biggest rock musicians on the planet for his second studio album.

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Related Topix: Dance, Jon Bon Jovi, Pop/Rock, Bon Jovi, Green Day, Punk

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Stereogum

Avicii Announces Rock Album Feat. Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong, Jon Bon Jovi, Serj Tankian

The Dutch dance producer Avicii exists near the top of the EDM pyramid; he's popular enough that he can play arenas and have things like this happen.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Bon Jovi, Coldplay

RollingStone

Avicii Calls in Rock & Roll Collaborators for Follow-Up to 'True'

Near the front door of Avicii's rented house in the Hollywood Hills, there are 30 pairs of shoes and a dozen neatly stacked baseball caps.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Something Else! sneak peek: Dirty Loops, "Wake Me Up"

The Swedish EDM DJ and producer Tim Bergling - aka Avicii - came out of nowhere to make international hits like "Levels," "Hey Brother" and "Addicted to You" just in the last couple of years.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Now

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Philly.com

Aloe Blacc brings optimism to the music

Aloe Blacc is a pretty serious guy. The socially conscious, California-born rapper-turned-singer graduated from the University of Southern California with honors in communications and linguistics/psychology and had a short business career before going into music, having hits like "I Need a Dollar," "Wake Me Up" , and "The Man," the latter from his ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, University of Southern California, Dance, Laguna Beach, CA, Entertainment

Tue Jul 15, 2014

KISS

Katy Perry's Birthday proven to make you happy

Every week we compile the very best competitions, celebrity interviews and exclusive photos so you hear the latest from Kiss before anyone else.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Cool FM

Review: Edc Uk 2014

Electric Daisy Carnival returned to UK shores for the second time ever and this year it was in a new venue.

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Related Topix: Swedish House Mafia, Dance, Pop/Rock, Calvin Harris

Wed Jul 09, 2014

USA Today

Meet the vocal wizards behind EDM's biggest hits

EDM is a propulsive, thumping launching pad for artists on the rise, blasting recent success stories Sam Smith and Aloe Blacc into the top 40 stratosphere.

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Related Topix: Sam Smith, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Disclosure, Dance, Zedd, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Switched

Your Ears Will Thank You For This Acoustic Cover Of Avicii's 'Wake Me Up'

There is little doubt in our minds that you are familiar with Avicii's smash hit song "Wake Me Up" at this point.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock

Thu Jul 03, 2014

AskMen

Recess: First Look At Henry Cavill As The Man Of Steel In Batman V Superman

USA Today featured an exlcusive first look at Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel in Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice : Any guitar players out there? Here's something to aspire to: this guy does a crazy complicated percussive cover of Wake Me Up by Avicii.

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Related Topix: Man of Steel, Henry Cavill, Dance, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Billboard

Daft Punk, DJ Snake & Lil Jon Lead Mid-Year SoundScan...

At the mid-way point of 2014, more than a year after its release, Daft Punk's "Random Access Memories" reigns as the top selling dance/electronic album according to Nielsen SoundScan.

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Related Topix: Dance, Daft Punk, Pop/Rock, Electronic, Celebrities, Lady Gaga, Lindsey Stirling

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Washington Post

When DJ Avicii unleashes a beat, there will be no breaks

Chris Richards became the Post's pop music critic in 2009. He has covered D.I.Y. house shows, White House concerts, go-go and Gaga.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Explosion, Travel, Music, Entertainment

RTE.ie

Colaiste Lurgan strike again with Summer anthem

They wowed the nation with their rendition of Avicii's Wake Me Up , Daft Punk's Get Lucky , The Cup Song and Robin Thicke's hit track Blurred Lines - and now the lads at Coliste Lurgan, Co.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Robin Thicke

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Avicii comes to Barclays Center as heavy security is expected

Swedish deejay Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii will perform at Barclays Center tonight, after more than 50 concertgoers required medical attention during his show at TD Garden in Boston, Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Drug Testing

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Drugs abuse at Boston 'Avicii' concert send teens to hospitals

Dozens of teens at the TD Bank Garden concert in Boston, Mass. were sent to hospitals on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock

KYTX-TV News

Web Exclusive: Dozens sent to hospital from Avicii concert

Dozens of people at a concert in Boston had to be treated for dehydration, drugs and alcohol.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Drink, Coffee, Authors, J.K. Rowling, Books, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

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