Stephen "tWitch" Boss, the iconic DJ known best for his part on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, has died by suicide at 40 years old.Boss was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel late Tuesday night, TMZ reports.
His wife, Allison Holker, had reported to LAPD that he left his home without his car.“Stephen lit up every room he stepped into.
He valued family, friends, and community above all else, and leading with love and light was everything to him,” Holker told People. “He was the backbone of our family, the best husband and father, and an inspiration to his fans.”"To say he left a legacy would be an understatement, and his positive impact will continue to be felt," she added. "I am certain there won't be a day that goes by that we won't honor his memory.Holker asked for privacy as she and her family mourned the loss of Boss.“Stephen, we love you, we miss you, and I will always save the last dance for you.”Boss became the DJ on DeGeneres' show in 2014 and remained until its end in 2022.
In 2020, he became a co-executive producer.“I’m heartbroken. tWitch was pure love and light. He was my family, and I loved him with all my heart.