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Avicii's Death Reported As Suicide

SPIN South West
SPIN South West

09:33 1 May 2018


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Berling's family say: “He could not go on any longer"

Tim Berling, EDM DJ passed away on April 20th at the age of 28.

The offical cause of death is currently unkown, but reports claim the star took his own life. 

TMZ reports that "multiple sources familar with the circumstances" have confirmed that Avicii took his own life.

“Our beloved Tim was a seeker, a fragile artistic soul searching for answers to existential questions. An over-achieving perfectionist who travelled and worked hard at a pace that led to extreme stress. When he stopped touring, he wanted to find a balance in life to be happy and be able to do what he loved most – music. He really struggled with thoughts about Meaning, Life, Happiness. He could not go on any longer. He wanted to find peace. Tim was not made for the business machine he found himself in; he was a sensitive guy who loved his fans but shunned the spotlight. Tim, you will forever be loved and sadly missed. The person you were and your music will keep your memory alive.

We love you,
Your family.”

If you are struggling with mental help you can find help here.


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