Avicii's Collaborators Discuss Creative Process Behind New Song "Tough Love"

Avicii’s co-writers and songwriters Vargas and Lagola, who worked on his songs “Silhouettes”, “Waiting For Love”, “You Make Me”, have been featured in a behind-the-scenes video on the making of “Tough Love” featuring pop singer (and wife of Lagola) Agnes, a new single rumoured to be released this Friday. In the video posted to Avicii’s YouTube channel, they recall the producer and friend Tim Bergling’s use of samples, referencing old oriental-inspired hip hop beats and cartoon sounds, and Tim’s desire to have the song be a duet, as well reflect on his persistent attitude and his creative vision, sharing personal stories that give a look into the man behind the name.

Watch the full video below and watch this space for updates on the release of this highly-anticipated track.