The popular Swedish DJ and producer who achieved fame and in 2011 became one of the decade’s first major EDM stars died at the age of 28 later on Friday. Avicii’s publicist has confirmed today that the DJ whose real name is Tim Bergling died.
According to his publicist, “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii.”
He further added saying, “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.”
Well, till the reason of the death of Avicii yet not clear and released.
People who love him so much shows their mourn on social media, among which Sony/ATV Music Publishing said, “We are mourning the incredibly sad loss of an exceptionally creative talent who we have been honoured and proud to represent as one of our songwriters for a number of years. Our thoughts are with his family at this time.”
Calvin Harris, the close and fellow DJ of his called him, “a beautiful soul, passionate and extremely talented with so much more to do, and deadmau5 tweeted that “nobody can deny what he has accomplished and done for modern dance music.” Imagine Dragons referred to working with Avicii as “one of my favourite collaborative moments.”