BEVERLY HILLS, January 30, (THEWILL) – Grammy-nominated experimental pop artist and producer, Sophie Xeon, has died in a “terrible accident”.
Sophie Xeon, publicly known as SOPHIE, died on Saturday morning at the age of 34.
A tweet from the musician’s record label, Transgressive said, “Tragically our beautiful Sophie passed away this morning after a terrible accident. True to her spirituality, she had climbed up to watch the full moon and slipped and fell.”
SOPHIE died at home in the Greek capital Athens at 4 a.m., the artist’s publicist said in a statement.
A Glasgow-born trans rights activist, THEWILL writes that SOPHIE worked with Madonna in 2015 to co-produce the single “Bitch, I’m Madonna” and collaborated with Charli XCX on the EP Vroom Vroom.
SOPHIE’s debut 2018 debut album “Oil of Every Pearl’s Un-Insides” earned the musician a Grammy nomination for Best Dance/Electronic Album.