Celebrities React To Avicii's Death On Social Media









Popular Swedish DJ Tim Bergling, better known by his stage name, Avicii, has been found dead at the age of 28 in Muscat, Oman, as confirmed by his publicist. Considered a pioneer and icon of the EDM (Electronic Dance Movement), he was best known for his songs, “Le7els”, “Wake Me Up” and “Hey Brother.” Notably, he passed away just days after he was nominated for a Billboard Music Award. In the wake of his death, fans throughout the world, including some big names, have been offering their condolences online through social media.

People have been sharing their reactions on Twitter

Sam Callahan wrote the following on his Twitter account:

“I am both shocked and horrified at this news… RIP Avicii – What a loss for this world.”

YouTuber Dante D’Angelo also wrote the following on his Twitter account:

“R.I.P Avicii I can’t believe this…. You were taken from us way too soon. You’ll never be forgotten man. This hurts”

Singer, songwriter Charlie Puth tweeted the following:

“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.”

Former One Direction band member Liam Payne tweeted:

“Oh my god truly devastated for Avicii very very sad news way to young … what a talent he was. rest in peace x”

Singer and actress Sabrina Carpenter wrote the following on Twitter, highlight his role as an artist:

“Avicii contributed incredible art to this world. devastated to hear about this. Rest In Peace. X”

Singer Adam Lamber shared the following on Twitter, in a post that also linked to the “Lay Me Down” music video:

“RIP Tim. You were a brilliant composer and a gentle spirit. Fond memories of creating music w @Avicii and @nilerodgers”

Brody Jenner posted the following on Instagram:

“Damn this is such terrible news. Such [an inspiration] to so many including myself. May you Rest In Paradise #ripavicii”

Performing group Firebeatz also tweeted the following:

“What an extremely sad news! RIP Avicii!!”

British singer Dua Lipa tweeted the following:

“Such sad news to hear about Avicii passing. Too young and way too soon. My condolences go out to his family, friends and fans x”

Imagine Dragons also tweeted the following:

“devastated at the news of @Avicii passing. working with him was one of my favorite collaborative moments. far too young. the world was a happier and fuller place with his presence and art. sending all my love to his friends and family. Xxdr”

British singer and former member of The Wanted Max George also tweeted the following:

“Terribly sad news about Avicii. Such a talent and great guy. RIP”

Singer Rita Ora tweeted the following:

“I have no words. I remember how amazing it was to make Lonely Together and it felt like just yesterday we were talking. Condolences to Avicii’s family, friends, and the fans who supported him. May he rest in peace. Gone too soon. I’m devastated. Heartbroken.”

Singer Noah Cyrus tweeted the following:

“Broken hearted. Such a huge musical inspiration to me and many others. will miss you so much. Rest In Peace Avicii”

Avicii’s fellow DJs said goodbye to their fallen friend

DJ Pauly D wrote the following on his Twitter account:

“Damn Dude RIP #Avicii”

Fellow DJ Calvin Harris praised his fallen friend for his talent on Twitter:

“Devastating news about Avicii, a beautiful soul, passionate and extremely talented with so much more to do. My heart goes out to his family. God bless you Tim x.”

DJ marshmello also wrote the following on Twitter:

“At a loss for words…Rest easy brother @Avicii”

American DJ Kaskade also tweeted the following:

“@Avicii was talented and kind, and I was genuinely excited to see what would come next from him. His future most certainly should have been written beyond age 28. I am heartbroken. Rest easy Tim.”

Swedish DJ Sebastian Ingrosso tweeted the following, also citing his as an inspiration:

“I can’t find words but what I can say is that we all [were a couple of young kids] from Sweden with dreams and Tim inspired us all and millions more. RIP my brother your music will live forever @Avicii”

Sharing Avicii’s songs on his account since he radio airplay had been prescheduled, English DJ Pete Tong of BBC fame tweeted the following:

Sad to hear of @Avicii passing. From humble beginnings went onto conquer the world was a major influence in opening up mainstream USA to electronic dance music. For him it was always about the music not the circus . May his spirit and soul find peace. Way too young x [sic]

Dutch DJ Martin Garrix tweeted the following:

“Can’t really describe in words how sad I feel right now.. thank you for inspiring me and millions others. RIP @Avicii”

Dutch DJ Fedde Le Grand tweeted the following:

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Music leaves a memory no one can steal. – no words. may you rest in peace Tim. @Avicii”

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