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Beloved EDM pioneer Avicii passes away at 28

Tim Bergling, better known by Avicii, was found dead in Muscat, Oman on the morning of April 20, 2018. He was only 28-years-old. 

His publicist issued a statement, asking for respect and privacy as the family mourns and deals with the devastation of his passing. 

"It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii," states his publicist. "He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20. 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." 

He collaborated with artists like Madonna, Adam Lambert, Rita Ora, Nicki Romero on tracks like "Lay Me Down," "Lonely Tonight," and "Girl Gone Wild." But his most successful tracks were "Wake Me Up," "Levels," and "Hey Brother." 

Rest in peace, Avicii. 

One is not gone because they have passed. One is gone because they are no longer remembered.

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