The 2022 edition ofjust this past weekend, and dance music titan paid a heartfelt tribute to the late to close out his performance.
To wrap up his electrifying set, Romero played "I Could Be The One," a seminal track that he produced and wrote alongside Avicii in 2012. The record is now prevalently considered a generational dance anthem.
As the crowd prepared for the song's distinctive drop, they could be seen belting along to its timeless lyrics: "I could be the one to make you feel that way / I could be the one to set you free." Watch the surreal moment below.
More thanat this year's Tomorrowland, marking it as one of the festival's biggest events to date. Artists included Charlotte de Witte, who as the first woman to close out the Mainstage, Hardwell, Alesso, Martin Garrix and many more.
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Nicky Romero closed out his set by playing "I Could Be The One," a nostalgic track that he co-produced with Avicii and released back in 2012.
Charlotte de Witte is also the first techno artist to close out Tomorrowland's iconic Mainstage.
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But with each festival where we dance under the sky, we'll never forget the legacy that Avicii left behind. The prolific songwriter, producer and DJ released some of the most shape-shifting tracks in electronic dance music history, like "Levels," "Wake Me Up" and "Hey Brother."
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