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Avicii Recruits Jon Bon Jovi, Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong & More for Next Album

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Swedish EDM star Avicii has recruited an all-star cast of rockers for his second studio album, including Jon Bon JoviChris Martin of ColdplayBillie Joe Armstrong of Green Day.

According to Rolling Stone, Avicii is a good 70 tracks into the full-length, which will follow his blockbuster 2013 debut, True, which featured breakout hits “Wake Me Up” and “Hey Brother.”

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“It’s going to be a lot more song-oriented,” the DJ and producer explained. “True was an attempt at that, getting electronic music in a song format.”

The DJ/producer also revealed a reggae duet featuring Wyclef Jean and Matisyahu, saying, “I love it, but I don’t know what to do with it yet.”


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