Fans Mourning World Famous Singer Who Passed Away at Only 28

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April 20, 2018Apr 20, 2018

On Friday, the music world was shaken by the news that EDM musician Tim Bergling, better known as DJ Avicii, had passed away. His body was found in Muscat, Oman. He was only 28 years old when he passed away.

"Tim Bergling, the Swedish EDM DJ, and producer known as Avicii, died Friday at the age of 28, his representative confirmed. A cause of death was not immediately revealed," reported Rolling Stone.

A representative for Avicii released 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."

After they learned the sad news, fans of his music took to Twitter to mourn his loss. The singer is best known for his smash hit "Wake Me Up."

https://twitter.com/MrFijiWiji/status/987395150208012288

https://twitter.com/DJLilTime/status/987395324518981632

https://twitter.com/nicpineda12/status/987395170571300864

https://twitter.com/AlexisVasas/status/987395273356906497

https://twitter.com/99_goonsquad/status/987394980804222976

https://twitter.com/SxrgioAguxro/status/987394835245084673

https://twitter.com/Babbs_com/status/987394810058330112

https://twitter.com/JessePBoyle/status/987394908523610112

https://twitter.com/laurenplatt7/status/987394891574542338

https://twitter.com/elliegoulding/status/987396891783593989

https://twitter.com/MikeyMurphy/status/987397095920250880

https://twitter.com/BBMAs/status/987396797604675584

https://twitter.com/Wuki/status/987396861114777600

https://twitter.com/PetitBiscuit/status/987397389508984832

Please join us in praying for his friends and family during this devastating time. No further details have been released about his death, including his cause of death.

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