DJ Avicii, a Swedish electronic dance musician, was found unresponsive on Friday in Oman, Muscat. His friends and family know him as Tim Bergling.
His sudden death has shocked his fans around the world.
His publicist Diana Baron says, “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii. The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time."
He released two massively successful songs, "Wake Me Up" and "Hey Brother” before announcing that the would retire from the industry because he said that the scene was “not for him”, he was also battling with health issues.
Condolescences have poured in from around the world, including South Africa with artists such as Black Coffee paying his respects to Avicii.
Fans have taken to social media to pay tribute the late EDM (Electronic Dance Music) DJ.
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