Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

EDM News

Avicii’s ‘Hey Brother’ Has Been Beaten Out By BTS To Be Played During The FIFA World Cup Final

Earlier this week FIFA started to poll fans via their social media accounts to see which songs should be featured in the World Cup Final. Like the World Cup itself, the polling consisted of 5 different groups of songs which fans could choose to vote for. Each group would have a winner, making 5 songs that would be featured during the final.

Avicii‘s ‘Hey Brother' was in a group alongside BTS' ‘Fake Love' and the early 2010's megahit, ‘Waving Flag' by ‘K'naan'. Immediately fans were hoping to hear Avicii be played over the stadium loudspeakers, as the artist tragically passed away only a 10 weeks ago.

Avicii's Hey Brother to be played at this year World Cup final from r/avicii

BTS Beats Out Avicii

It seems that the legions of BTS fans stepped up their game to make sure that the K-Pop supergroup would be the winners.

Voting closed yesterday, and FIFA announced the winning tracks via their Twitter account. After over 5 million votes were cast, they have come up with the 5 songs to be honored during the World Cup Final. Unfortunately, Avicii was bested this time.

Congratulations to all groups that won, and in 4 years the EDM community will have to come together with a little tighter voting in hopes of paying homage to one of the true legends.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

You May Also Like

EDM News

We recently saw someone ask ChatGPT who were the worst rappers of all time and while we didn't want to find who they think...

#EDM Articles

Marcus432 is a rising star in the music industry, originally from the Bay Area in California. Despite having a background in construction management, Marcus...


So you want to start a band, and you need a logo. Maybe you're a musician who wants to create your own branding, or...


EDM Sauce Guides

Portable Speaker
Best 2 Person Tents
Best EDM Outfits

Artist of the Week

Artist of the Week

Good afternoon and welcome to our next Artist of the Week, InteliDey. Hypnotic AI is a hypnotic LoFi hiphop music track created by an...