Avicii, is dead.
The famed deejay also known as Tim Bergling, was found dead in the city of Muscat, Oman according to reports from Bloomberg News.
The deejay and record producer is known for great performances and tours across the globe. He was among the most popular Electronic Dance Music deejays of today. Some of his most popular releases include “Wake Me Up”, “Hey Brother” as well as “The Nights.”
A true talent in the music industry, the Swedish musician has worked with various individuals including David Guetta, Wyclef Jean and Coldplay. Only retiring from touring at the age of 26, he continued to create until his unfortunate death. As the news of his demise became public information, there has been an outpour of grief from fans and fellow musicians the likes of former 1-Direction member Liam Payne, singer Charlie Puth and Sabrina Carpenter.
As more people share their sentiments on Twitter, it is clear that Avicii was one star taken too soon.
Oh my god truly devastated for Avicii very very sad news way to young … what a talent he was. rest in peace x
— Liam (@LiamPayne) April 20, 2018
Wow, I would like to take a moment to pay tribute to the man who really opened my eyes as to what my productions could one day sound like. @Avicii was a genius and a music innovator, and I can not believe he is no longer with us. RIP to the very best.
— Charlie Puth (@charlieputh) April 20, 2018
Avicii contributed incredible art to this world. devastated to hear about this. Rest In Peace. X
— Sabrina Carpenter (@SabrinaAnnLynn) April 20, 2018