Swedish DJ Tim Bergling, aka Avicii, was one of the world’s most successful DJs and helped lead the global boom in electronic dance music. Photo: AFP

Electronic dance music now has its Kurt Cobain – Avicii death a coming-of-age in EDM boom

Death of 28-year-old Swedish DJ Avicii – the first electronic superstar to die near his prime – could be a turning point in an industry that was last year worth US$7.4 billion

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Swedish DJ Tim Bergling, aka Avicii, was one of the world’s most successful DJs and helped lead the global boom in electronic dance music. Photo: AFP
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