favorite song friday: hey mister deejay

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Aviicii is a Swedish D.J. who has had a monster global hit with the song "Wake Me Up!" It's interesting that Aviicii (real name Tim Bergling) is getting all of the press, and the distinctive vocals by Aloe Blacc are uncredited. Aviicii Aloe Blacc Although Aviicii put the song together, Blacc had quite a bit of participation too, providing the lyrics: "When I was with Mike Einziger from Incubus, we came up with the chord progression and the melody for Wake Me Up but no real lyrics. None of us sing and we really needed to get that demo down and the only person I knew that lived in LA was Aloe, so I called him and he was free. . . .

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