The Days
by Avicii (featuring Robbie Williams)

Album: Stories (2014)
Charted: 78

Songfacts®:

  • The lead single from Avicii's Stories album, "The Days" features guest vocals from the British pop singer Robbie Williams. The song is a guitar-driven power ballad, one of a number of tracks incorporating rock. "I wanted to take a step away from 'Wake Me Up' and the folky stuff to explore my influences growing up," Avicii told Billboard magazine, citing Toto and Queen. "There's no limitations."
  • This was omitted from the main version of the Stories album and is only included on the Japanese and Russian release.

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