Wow. Avicii has died at the young age of 28, according to his rep.
The Swedish DJ (born Tim Bergling) was in Muscat, Oman at the time of his passing. There are no details surrounding the manner of his death, but his rep did release a statement:
“It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii. He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th. The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time. No further statements will be given.”
We’ll continue to keep you updated.
Our thoughts are with his loved ones during this difficult time.
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