Did Avicii committed suicide using a broken glass last month.
As the music world continues to mourn the death of beloved Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, more details are coming out to she some light on his untimely death. So far we do know that he committed suicide on April 20th. His lifeless body was discovered in the Middle Eastern country of Oman.
Avicii’s family released a statement last week confirming that he died from apparent suicide. The 28-year-old disc jockey has battled drug and alcohol addiction in the past and his friends have been vocal about their concerns that his addiction would kill him.
TMZ reported that Avicii killed himself using a sharp broken glass from a wine bottle. He used the blunt object to inflict a fatal wound to his own body and bleed out before he could get help.
“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,” his family said in a statement. “He really struggled with thoughts about Meaning, Life, Happiness. He could not go on any longer. He wanted to find peace.”