The devastating news of David Bowie’s passing hit hearts around the world. Numerous people were jumping online to express their feelings and to share their favorite memory of the music legend. Actors, musicians, and television stars alike, took to their social media accounts to pay tribute to the late Bowie.
@DavidBowieReal I love you David. You changed my life. I cannot believe it. Thank you for everything!
— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) January 11, 2016
Rest in peace, David. pic.twitter.com/9Kv9yM9igh
— Foo Fighters (@foofighters) January 11, 2016
As John & I had very few friends, we felt David was as close as family. Sweet memories will stay with us forever. pic.twitter.com/WoZsztnm4E
— Yoko Ono (@yokoono) January 11, 2016
A LEGEND IS GONE???
— Cher (@cher) January 11, 2016
I just lost a hero. RIP David Bowie.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) January 11, 2016
Singers Lorde and Madonna took to their Facebook pages to write long posts about the legend, not allowing a short tweet to do him justice. Lorde recounted the story of their first meeting and Madonna talked about how Bowie changed her outlook.
The two living Beatles members, Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney, also took to Facebook sharing photos of them with the late David Bowie.
David Cameron, the British Prime Minister, shared his tribute as a Facebook post as well.
On the Monday night episode of “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon”, Jimmy did a special monologue to pay tribute. He shared that the two would “email each other jokes every now and then.” Check out the video below!
How did you pay tribute to the late Bowie? Leave a comment or tweet us @CelebMix !