Avicii (28) found dead

The world famous DJ and music producer Tim Bergling, known as Avicii, was found dead only 28 years old, in Oman on Friday April 20, 2018.

Avicii in London (Photo: Shawn Tron)

A statement from his publicist, Ebba Lindqvist, said: “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.“.

The cause of death is still unknown.

Avicii became world famous as DJ, remixer and producer, and topped the lists in a number of countries over several years. He had his breakthrough with the debut album Seek Bromance in 2010, and continued his international career with famous songs like “Fade into Darkness”, “Hey Brother” and “Wake Me Up”.