An official statement from SOPHIE’s team to Mixmag states that SOPHIE died after a sudden accident

“It is with deep sadness that I have to inform you that the musician and producer SOPHIE passed away this morning around 4am in Athens, where the artist lived, after a sudden accident. During this time, respect and privacy for the family is ours Priority We would also like to ask for respect for their fan base and treat the private nature of these messages with sensitivity

“SOPHIE was a pioneer of a new sound, one of the most influential artists of the last decade, not just for ingenious production and creativity, but also for the message and visibility that became an icon of liberation”

Glasgow-born SOPHIE has been released on labels like Numbers and Huntley’s & in Palmers and released the debut album ‘Oil Of Every Pearl’s Un-Insides’ on Transgressive Records in 2018, the album was named Best Dance / Electronic Album at the 2019 Grammys nominated At the beginning of this month, the duo Autechre remixed SOPHIE’s 2013 track ‘BIPP’

SOPHIE’s experimental approach to pop music and the use of voice modulation to explore gender identity were groundbreaking

Speaking to Billboard in 2018, SOPHIE said, “Transness is taking control to bring your body more in harmony with your soul and spirit so that the two don’t fight each other and struggle for survival. On this earth you can get closer to get closer to your true nature without the social pressure to fulfill certain traditional roles based on genderâ ????

SOPHIE co-wrote Madonna’s 2015 single ‘Bitch I’m Madonna’ with Nicki Minaj, alongside Diplo, MoZella, Toby Gad and Ariel Rechtshaid

SOPHIE has also worked with PC Music founder AG Cook, Charli XCX, and rapper Vince Staples in the past

Sources near the artist did this morning (Sept. January) news shared on social media One of them was from the PAN

record label

VR and installation artist Ciaran Moore, who worked with the producer and singer, also paid tribute to Instagram, writing: “A BFF, a superstar, a genius to work with I love you Sophie”

Michail Stangl, curator of the CTM Festival in Berlin, also paid tribute and said that SOPHIE was “one of those people who could have changed the world with their creative vision””

Devastating She was one of those people who could have changed the world with her creative vision. In fact, she did I will shed a tear and listen to her album today, Rest in Power Sophie https: // tco / HOY9uKoYNp


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