Mot├â┬╢rhead Lead Singer Lemmy Kilmister Dies At 70 — Ozzy Osbourne, Gene Simmons, & Other Celebs React

motorhead singer dies at 70

This is just so sad!

On Monday, it was revealed that Lemmy Kilmister, the lead singer for Motörhead, has passed away. The musician was 70-years-old. Tragic!

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Close friend and radio personality Eddie Trunk took to Twitter to confirm the news with his many fans. He relayed:

We can only imagine how shocked fans were to learn about the No Class singer’s death, especially via social media. Still, Lemmy’s beloved band took to Facebook to share that Lemmy died after a brief battle with an aggressive cancer.

Apparently, the English rockstar was given his diagnosis on December 26. The group posted:

There is no easy way to say this├óΓé¼┬ªour mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely…
Posted by Official Motörhead on Monday, December 28, 2015

Tissues, anyone??

However, it appears we aren’t the only ones shocked by this unfortunate news as several A-listers took to Twitter and Instagram to pay tribute to the rock icon — including Ozzy Osbourne, Sharon Osbourne, Juliette Lewis, and many more.

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Check out their reactions to this sad news (below).

[Image via Arnold Wells/WENN.]

Dec 29, 2015 7:10am PDT

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