Music Stars Pay Tribute to Bill Paxton on Social Media

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Bill Paxton attends the 5th Annual Critics' Choice Television Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on May 31, 2015 in Beverly Hills, Calif.  

Actor Bill Paxton, who starred in such films as Aliens, Titanic, and Twister, has died after complications from surgery. He was 61.

Throughout his four-decade career, Paxton also appeared in films including The Terminator (1984), Weird Science (1985), Predator 2 (1990), Tombstone (1993), True Lies (1994), Apollo 13 (1995), Titanic (1997), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014).

On television, he starred in the HBO series Big Love from 2006–2011 and was received an Emmy nom for his role in History's miniseries Hatfields & McCoys.

Musicians like Questlove, Travis Tritt, and Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill paid tribute to the later actor on social media. See their tweets below.


Long live Chet. #RIP

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