Stars mourn David Bowie’s death

Rappler.com
Stars mourn David Bowie’s death
Madonna, The Rolling Stones, Ricky Gervais, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Groban, Piers Morgan, and other personalities express their condolences

MANILA, Philippines  (UPDATED)– Following the announcement of David Bowie’s death, celebrities took to social media to express their condolences for one of Britain’s legendary singers.

Bruce Springsteen

Over here on E Street, we’re feeling the great loss of David Bowie. David was a visionary artist and an early supporter…

Posted by Bruce Springsteen on Monday, 11 January 2016

 

Madonna



Iggy Pop


 

The Rolling Stones


 


 

Pharell Williams


 

Kanye West


 

Ricky Gervais, who just wrapped up his hosting duties for the 2016 Golden Globes, posted this on Twitter.


 

Russell Crowe


 

Mark Ruffalo


 

Adam Levine


 

Randy Jackson


 

Lea Salonga


 

Adam Lambert


 

Nina Garcia


 

UK Prime Minister David Cameron


 

Josh Groban


 

Piers Morgan 


 

Perez Hilton


 

Victoria Justice


 

Travis Barker


 

Charlie Simpson


 

Kat Dennings


 

On Sunday, January 10 (Monday, January 11 in Manila), David succumbed to cancer at the age of 69. His death was announced on his social media accounts. His son Duncan also confirmed the news. 

“David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief,” the statement read.

Known as one of Britain’s iconic artists, David rose to fame with songs such as “Fame, “Let’s Dance,” “Space Oddity,” and more. Last January 8, his 69th birthday and just a couple of days before his death, David released the album Blackstar.

David is married to supermodel Iman, with whom he has a daughter. – Rappler.com

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