Avicii snatches MTV music award

Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii, or Tim Bergling, was awarded the MTV award for best electronic music at the MTV European Music Awards in Amsterdam on Sunday, Swedish Radio News reports. The duo Icona Pop were nominated for both best new artist and best push, but left Amsterdam empty-handed.

Avicii is currently ranked third best DJ in the world and was the only Swedish artist to receive an award. However he wasn't the only Swede in the limelight, as the duo Icona Pop performed their new single "I love it" for millions of viewers, despite not winning.

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