Adam Lambert Honors Avicii’s Legacy with Electrifying Performance of “Lay Me Down” at Tribute Concert

Adam Lambert paid tribute to Avicii with a spirited performance of their collaboration “Lay Me Down” at The Avicii Tribute Concert. Dressed in a striking pink suit, Lambert brought his energetic stage presence to honor Avicii’s fans at the concert. Clearly enjoying the opportunity to sing the disco-infused track once more, Lambert effortlessly navigated its soaring vocal runs, impressing fans with his smooth and agile delivery.

Performing at Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, in front of a sold-out crowd of 55,000, Lambert exuded star power and received an energetic response from the audience.

Lambert’s rendition of “Lay Me Down” became one of the standout performances from the Avicii Tribute Concert, garnering 3.3 million views on YouTube. Fans enthusiastically praised his live vocal prowess, with comments like “Adam’s one of the only singers that sounds better live than on a recording, that’s talent right there. My fav singer of the decade hands down – glad he got a chance to work with Avicii” and “What a performance! Can’t stop watching! Adam showcasing his extraordinary vocals and strutting that stuff!”

Avicii, born Tim Bergling, tragically passed away on April 20, 2018, at the age of 28. The Avicii Tribute Concert, held on December 5, 2019, was organized by the Tim Bergling Foundation, with proceeds benefiting foundations focused on mental health and suicide prevention. The event featured a stellar lineup including David Guetta, Aloe Blacc, Kygo, Gavin DeGraw, Rita Ora, and more.

The concert’s most popular performance on YouTube was Aloe Blacc’s rendition of “Wake Me Up.”

“Lay Me Down,” co-written by Avicii, Lambert, Arash Pournouri, and Nile Rodgers, showcased the collaborative effort behind its composition. Avicii and Pournouri also handled production duties, while Rodgers contributed his distinctive funky electric guitar, elevating the song to greater heights.

Released on April 21, 2014, “Lay Me Down” achieved Gold certification in Sweden and reached the top 10 in multiple European markets.

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