Music Stars Remember Gene Wilder on Social Media
Following word of Gene Wilder's death, tributes began pouring in on social media on Monday (Aug. 29).
Musicians, comedians, actors and more all weighed in on the world's loss of an icon, making it perfectly clear Wilder was loved by stars across all creative mediums. From Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers to Steve Martin and Margo Price, here are just some of Wilder's honors on social media.
gene wilder i love you with all my heart— Flea (@flea333) August 29, 2016
Gene Wilder-One of the truly great talents of our time. He blessed every film we did with his magic & he blessed me with his friendship.— Mel Brooks (@MelBrooks) August 29, 2016
Gene Wilder was such a HUGE part of my childhood!!! Thanks for everything Gene! You made a massive difference to millions.— Dave Navarro (@DaveNavarro) August 29, 2016
Playing this tonight in memory of Gene Wilder https://t.co/qhUFJy7qro— Nathan Sykes (@NathanSykes) August 30, 2016
So sad to hear about Gene Wilder passing. We've been watching this all weekend. He brought so much joy and thought. pic.twitter.com/dIJGE4hdhJ— Lisa Loeb (@LisaLoeb) August 29, 2016
Goodbye, Gene Wilder. You were one of the great screen comedians. Original and surprising every time.— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) August 29, 2016
this though. this was my favourite. RIP Gene Wilder x pic.twitter.com/WMH8ckNAsg— boy least likely to (@boyleastlikely) August 29, 2016
No, Gene Wilder.— Sage Francis (@SageFrancis) August 29, 2016
If u must
The man, not the meme
Maybe it's best u leave with the rest of the legends in 2016. RIP