People

Swedish DJ & EDM producer, Avicii, passes away aged 28!

Popular Swedish DJ and EDM producer who is widely known as Avicii, real name, Tim Bergling, 28, passes away on Friday, April 20  Oman. The musician was not going well and his health problems were quite a public. 

He cancelled numerous shows as he was suffering from acute pancreatitis and was recovering after having his gallbladder, appendix removed. 

The star later quit from touring and confessed in the emotional letter wrote in March 2016.

"It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii," his publicist Diana Baron said in a statement. "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." 

Soon after this tragic and shocking news, fans and celebrities across are pouring in with their emotional, heartbreaking words on their microblogging sites.  

Tags : Swedish Diana Baron Muscat Oman Tim Berging Avicii