15:31 Tuesday, 12 January 2016
The world’s been left in mourning following the loss of David Bowie.
The iconic rocker was famous for massive hits like Let’s Dance and Heroes, as well as his role in the cult film Labyrinth.
Leading the tributes to Ziggy Stardust have been Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and the British Prime Minister David Cameron.
Here are some of the tributes that have been paid to the musical genius today:
David Bowie was a huge influence on me throughout my life. The original star-man returned to the stars…
— florence welch (@flo_tweet) January 11, 2016
A man who changed the world of music.. Thank you! Rest In Peace Mr David Bowie xxx https://t.co/FSqnV9cy8N
— Jess Glynne (@JessGlynne) January 11, 2016
David Bowie was a true innovator, a true creative. May he rest in peace ???????? #RIPDavidBowie
— Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) January 11, 2016
I just lost a hero. RIP David Bowie.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) January 11, 2016
I grew up listening to and watching the pop genius David Bowie. He was a master of re-invention, who kept getting it right. A huge loss.
— David Cameron (@David_Cameron) January 11, 2016
Bye david, and thanks! https://t.co/cQ2v2MfHR2
— graham coxon (@grahamcoxon) January 11, 2016
David Bowie was one of my most important inspirations, so fearless, so creative, he gave us magic for a lifetime.
— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) January 11, 2016
rest in peace David Bowie .
— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) January 11, 2016
RIP David Bowie. A music Legend !
— Louis Tomlinson (@Louis_Tomlinson) January 11, 2016
Very sad to wake up to the news of David Bowie's passing . He is a true music legend and his legacy will live on forever ..
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) January 11, 2016
— Louis Theroux (@louistheroux) January 11, 2016