Following the news that Joan Rivers died on Thursday (Sept. 4), musicians took to Twitter to express their sadness and share some of their favorite memories. Duran Duran posted a video of an interview they did on The Late Show With Joan Rivers in 1987. Anna Kendrick joked, “Being publicly told that my dress is hideous will never feel quite as awesome.” And Lance Bass tweeted, “the last woman to bed me!”
See more remembrances from musicians below.
” I enjoy life when things are happening. I dont care if it’s good things or bad things. That means you’re alive.”- Joan Rivers
— Lady Gaga (@ARTPOPUpdate) September 4, 2014
rip Joan Rivers :'( the MOST fabulous and hilarious. Frankie and I saw her live and met her multiple… http://t.co/2n9jlUvYNw
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) September 4, 2014
Goodbye Joan. You were a bright light till the end. What a beautiful life and grand career you shared… http://t.co/eKMZZtftRJ
— ADAM LAMBERT (@adamlambert) September 4, 2014
Joan Rivers has died. What a sad ending to a brilliant and tragi-comic life; one of the bravest, and funniest of all.
— Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) September 4, 2014
Goodbye my friend Joan Rivers. You were a huge part of my professional life and you brightened up the horizon with your Chutzpah! Sad!
— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) September 4, 2014
The world will miss your incredible wit @Joan_Rivers. I sure loved getting to know you. Rest in Peace you hilarious soul.
— Brad Paisley (@BradPaisley) September 4, 2014
Rivers will keep them rollin. #RIPJoanRivers.
— Questlove Gomez (@questlove) September 4, 2014
She was trailblazing. Hysterical. Thoughtful. We’ll miss you immensely Joan.
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) September 4, 2014
Thanks for the laughs @Joan_Rivers ! The last woman to bed me!
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) September 4, 2014
Oh, Joan. Thank you for being so kind to me & making me laugh until tears in those moments I got spend with you. Rest in peace.
— Jordin Sparks (@JordinSparks) September 4, 2014
RIP Joan Rivers. Being publicly told that my dress is hideous will never feel quite as awesome. You will be truly missed.
— Anna Kendrick (@AnnaKendrick47) September 4, 2014
Heaven just got a little funnier. We will miss you, Joan. There will never be another one like you.
— Emmy Rossum (@emmyrossum) September 4, 2014
— Duran Duran (@duranduran) September 4, 2014
RIP Joan Rivers. You made us laugh and happy.
— Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) September 4, 2014
— Taylor Momsen (@taylormomsen) September 4, 2014
So sad about the passing of Joan Rivers. Such a funny lady and brilliantly witty! And love that she… http://t.co/HLmNVWZijs
— Sara Evans (@saraevansmusic) September 4, 2014
Rest in paradise Joan Rivers
— Sevyn (@sevyn) September 4, 2014
R.I.P Joan Rivers. Thanks to you, I stopped dressing like a “hooker from the future”.
— AZEALIA ? BANKS (@AZEALIABANKS) September 4, 2014
— St. Vincent (@st_vincent) September 4, 2014
— Deborah Cox (@Deborah_Cox) September 4, 2014