Artist, DJ and producer Tim Bergling, a.k.a. Avicii, has sadly died this afternoon in Oman, according to a statement issued by his rep. He was aged just 28. Known across the world as one of the biggest sounds in Electronic Dance Music he will be missed.
“It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” the statement reads. “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.”