After we told you the sad news of leetwood Mac’s guitarist and vocalist, Bob Welch, his former bandmates are speaking out.
Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks expressed her condolences in a statement, saying:
“The death of Bob Welch is devastating…I had many great times with him after Lindsey and I joined Fleetwood Mac. He was an amazing guitar player- he was funny, sweet- and he was smart- I am so very sorry for his family and for the family of Fleetwood Mac- so, so sad…”
He was found dead in his home in Nashville, with a gunshot wound to the chest. He is survived by his wife, who found his body, along with a suicide note.
Let him rest in peace.
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There has been so much celebrity support for Robin Gibb on twitter for fellow celebs.
They really have been lovely and said some nice things!
Look below for some celebrity tweeets:
The Script: R.I.P. Robin Gibb. We met Robin+Barry in NY. Such a lovely guy. Prayers 2 his family. 2 many Legends being taken from us 2 early G
Dannii Minogue: We start believin’ now that we can be who we are – Grease is the word…RIP Robin Gibb.
Paula Abdul: I’m so sorry to hear about the passing of Robin Gibb. It was my great privilege to work with him, he was such a kind soul… the Bee Gees were and are music legends. My thoughts and prayers are with Robin Gibb’s family & friends.
Duran Duran: Sorry to hear about the passing of Robin Gibb of the BeeGees. Our condolences to his friends and family.
Adam Shankman: RIP #robingibb!!! First Donna, now u. u gave me my first saturday night fever, & it never came down. U 2 r in that great disco in the sky
David Boreanaz: R.I.P. Robin Gibb. The Bee Gees, one of the most successful groups in pop music history. Pure genius.
Justin Timberlake: We have lost a truly brilliant musician today. One of my idols. My heart goes out to the Gibb family in this time of sorrow…RIP Robin.
Bryan Adams: Robin Gibb RIP. Very sad to hear about yet another great singer dying too young.
Mario Lopez: R.I.P Robin Gibb..Big Bee Gees fan! Wrote so many great songs too..Our Disco stars are off to perform in the big club upstairs! #NightFever
DJ Dave Pearce: Very sad to learn Robin Gibb has passed away. My thoughts are with his family and friends- Another artist who inspired so many- a great loss.
Lance Armstrong: RIP Robin Gibb. Continues to sadden me to see cancer take our loved ones. Gotta put a stop to it.
Carson Daly: Sad to hear about Robin Gibb. Cancer is robbing us of our loved ones way to often. We gotta beat this thing. http://www.Breakawayfromcancer.com
R.I.P. gone but never forgotten!!