Updated at 10:45 a.m. ET Tuesday
SOPHIE, the audacious producer who helped usher in a new era of pop-infused electronic music, died Saturday morning in Athens after an accident.
SOPHIE's publicist, Ludovica Ludinatrice, confirmed the news in a statement.
"It is with profound sadness that I have to inform you that musician and producer SOPHIE passed away this morning around 4am in Athens, where the artist had been living, following a sudden accident," the statement reads.