Strong whispers in Ibiza, that Swedish House Mafia were to split, have been denied by the group on Facebook today. Axwell announced this morning that "Dont know who started a rumor that swedish house mafia is breaking up, but just wanna calm people down and let yall know that its definately not true". Steve Angello quickly followed suit by tweeting "Ha Ha this would never happen this rumour is false". The rumour was started after Swedish House Mafia confirmed that they would not be playing Privilege this year.
The Swedish Trio were expected to play four dates at the Worlds Biggest Club, reportedly being offered €150,000 per show. Word on the Island was that the reason SHM did not commit to Privilege was that they were to break up. This leaves the daytime party venue of Ushuaia, as they only option left for Swedish House Mafia to play this summer in Ibiza. It is expected that Ushuaia will soon confirm a Wednesday, July 4th, Opening Party Date for the Swedish House Mafia party that will run for July and August, from 5pm to midnight, at the Playa Den Bossa Beach Hotel. Axwell has confirmed that he will support Pete Tong at Pacha on certain Friday night dates. Steve Angello, has also announced that he will headline Ibiza Rocks, in Majorca on Wednesday, June 20th. More on this story will follow.