In remembrance of the late dance music legend, Blacc has launched a video whereby he performs a “Common Language” model of their collaborative mega-hit, “Wake Me Up.” Music usually serves as a method for folks separated by language obstacles to speak, so the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter carried out his new model in three languages: Mandarin, Spanish and English.
“Avicii’s music touched the world. Writing the lyrics and recording the vocals on ‘Wake Me Up’ was a transformative expertise for me,” Blacc wrote within the caption of the video. “In every single place I’ve been, regardless of the nation, music lovers and followers sing the lyrics with me in English. In honour of Avicii…I current a really particular worldwide model of ‘Wake Me Up’ in a number of languages.”
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Blacc's heartfelt tribute is simply one of many many steps he is taken to assist preserve Avicii's legacy alive. He is organizaed tribute streams, mentioned unreleased collaborations, and launched a particular NFT mission to assist stick with it the reminiscence of his expensive good friend.
“I believe if [Avicii] was round he actually would have been one of many first music artists to interact on this planet of NFTs,” Blacc instructed EDM.com on the time. “As a proxy or consultant of his legacy—due to the music we have made—I would like his legacy to be part of it.”
Following Avicii's passing, the Swedish DJ's mother and father launched the Tim Bergling Basis, a company which advocates for the popularity of suicide as a worldwide well being emergency. You'll be able to study extra about and donate to the inspiration right here.
When you or a liked one are battling suicidal ideas, you possibly can name the 24/7 Nationwide Suicide Prevention hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or go to SuicidePreventionLifeline.org.