Hollywood is mourning the lack of a beloved performer.
Meat Loaf, née Michael Lee Aday, has died at the age of 74, a assertion on his official Facebook web page confirmed early Friday, Jan. 21. “Our hearts are damaged to announce that the incomparable Meat Loaf handed away tonight surrounded by his spouse Deborah, daughters Pearl and Amanda and shut associates,” the message started. “We understand how a lot he meant to so lots of you and we actually recognize the entire love and assist as we transfer via this time of grief in dropping such an inspiring artist and lovely man.”
“We thanks to your understanding of our want for privateness at this time,” the assertion concluded. “From his coronary heart to your souls…do not ever cease rocking!”
As news of the “Bat Out of Hell” singer’s loss of life emerged in a single day, many followers, associates and fellow stars took to social media to pay tribute to him. “Had So Much Fun With Meatloaf When We Did ‘Dead Ringer,'” Cher tweeted. “Am Very Sorry For His Family, Friends, & Fans.”