According to several sources who spoke with TMZ. DJ and producer Avicii killed himself, Avicii, who was 28 years old, was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on April 20. Police said there was "no criminal suspicion" in the case, and a previous statement from his family alluded to suicide.T MZ's report described in some detail the alleged circumstances leading to Avicii's death. Multiple sources reportedly said that Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling, took his own life using a shard of glass "that caused massive bleeding." The statement from Bergling's family, released last week, said he "could not go on any longer" and "wanted to find peace.