EDM Star Avicii Dead at 28

BY Josiah HughesPublished Apr 20, 2018

Swedish EDM superstar Avicii has passed away. The artist, born Tim Bergling, died at the age of 28.

Though no cause of death has been revealed, Avicii's publicist shared the following 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.

Though Bergling said he was retiring from touring in 2016, Avicii had a busy 2017, releasing the Avīci (01) EP and the documentary Avicii: True Stories.

A number of stars have shared tributes to Avicii. Read them below.


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