BBC Three looks into the stress that the DJ Avicii was facing before his tragic death one year ago. The world was shocked when at just 28 years old, Avicii was found dead in his hotel room in Oman.


The DJ had taken his own life and questions were being asked how a someone who seemed to be at the height of his career would decide to do something so tragic. This short film looks into the pressure that the DJ was facing, as well as his mental a physical problems.

Film Looks Into The Stress Avicii Faced Before His Tragic Death avicii gif

Often using alcohol as a crutch to cope with hectic world tour schedules, Avicii had to be admitted to hospital for drinking-related illnesses. His management often pushed him to get back on the road touring, despite serious health concerns. The DJ retired 2 years before his death, but it was clear that the damage had already been done. Like many stars before him, he tragically went before his time.

Avicii|BBC Three|Documentary

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