Avicii Touches Down In LAX As 'Hey Brother' Music Video Drops
Aviciiâs 'Wake Me Up' reached No. 1 in 22 countries
Avicii arrived in Los Angeles International on Monday, and released the music video for “Hey Brother,” a track off his latest album True.
Avicii Releases 'Hey Brother' Music Video
While “Hey Brother” – sung by bluegrass singer Dan Tyminski – won’t be released until Dec. 23, the Swedish DJ made the music video available to be viewed ahead of time. Directed by Jesse Sterbaum, the narrative of the video follows two American brothers growing up in a pastoral town, juxtaposed against the tragic fate of the older brother who goes off to war. At the end of the video, Avicii makes a cameo.
Since True’s release, Avicii’s debut album has peaked at 5 on the US Billboard 200 and two on the UK chart. “Wake Me Up,” with vocals by Aloe Blacc, skyrocketing to the top of the music charts in 22 countries.
Also on True are singles “Lay Me Down” with vocals by Adam Lambert and Nile Rodgers and “You Make Me” sung by Salem Al Fakir.
– Chelsea Regan