Artist/DJ/producer Avicii died Friday afternoon according to a statement from his rep. He was 28 years old.
“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.”
Avicii (Tim Bergling) retired in 2016 citing health reasons. Over the years he suffered from acute pancreatitis, in part due to excessive drinking, as well as having his gallbladder and appendix removed in 2014.