International dance music DJ and performer Avicii is dead at 28.
Hailing from Sweden originally, Tim Bergling took on the Avicii moniker as he began his DJ career. His rep says Avicii died in the country of Oman in the Middle East. Details of his death remain unknown.
The rep issued this 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.