We were so devastated to lose yet another disco legend and music industry great this Sunday, with the passing of the Bee Gees' Robin Gibb.
Robin, like Donna Summer, had been battling cancer as well and their untimely passings have brought even more awareness to this horrible disease.
Among those celebrities and fans who tweeted their condolences for Robin are:
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
Rest in peace, Robin. You are truly missed!
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