Avicii dead at 28

Popular EDM DJ and music producer Avicii was found dead Muscat, Oman on Friday afternoon.

He was 28-years-young.

TMZ reports:

His rep says Avicii died in the Middle Eastern country of Oman. Details surrounding his death are still unclear.

Avicii’s real name is Tim Bergling. He was born in Sweden.

His reps issued 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.”

I’m so very sorry to hear this. My condolences to Avicii’s family, friends and fans.