A stunning news story is just breaking on Friday after the body of a famous musician was just found. Tim Bergling, best known as DJ Avicii, has died at the age of 28.
"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."
Avicii is one of the most popular musicians in the world of electronic dance music. He has won awards around the globe and has fans everywhere.
"One of EDM's most popular acts, Bergling found crossover success with his 2011 hit 'Levels,' an Etta James-sampling smash that went platinum in the United States and topped the singles charts in dozens of countries. 'Wake Me Up' followed two years later, with the Aloe Blacc-featuring single peaking at Number Four on the Hot 100," according to Rolling Stone.
Please join us in praying for his family during this devastating time. No further details have been released about his death.
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