Tim Bergling, aka Avicii has died at the age of 28.
His rep gave the following statement:
“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.”
Avicii had retired from live performing in 2016 citing health reasons. He had suffered from several health problems including acute pancreatitis (in part due to excessive drinking) and the removal of his gallbladder and appendix.