Musicians and celebrities across the entertainment industry paid tribute to rock legend David Bowie on their social media accounts.
The 69-year-old rock legend passed away Sunday night, January 10 (US time), after an 18-month long secret battle with cancer.
Singer/record producer Kanye West considered Bowie as one of his "most important inspirations," according to his tweet.
American singer Josh Groban says Bowie is a "one of a kind" musician on his Twitter post.
Actors Russell Crowe, Mark Ruffalo, Logan Lerman, and Elijah Wood expressed their sadness over Bowie's passing on their Twitter accounts.
Other celebrities who paid tribute to the rock legend through their social media accounts are Cher, Josh Groban, Pharell Williams, and Nickelback.
RIP David . I loved your music. I loved you. One of the greatest performance artists to have ever lived. #sorrow?? Russell Crowe (@russellcrowe) January 11, 2016
I'm floating in a most peculiar way the stars look very different today... Oh, different colored-eyed companion, #RIP brilliant one.?? Kate Bosworth (@katebosworth) January 11, 2016
Deeply saddened. We've lost one of the greatest artists that's ever lived. My love for all you've created is immeasurable. RIP David Bowie.?? Logan Lerman (@LoganLerman) January 11, 2016
Rip Father of all us freaks. Sad sad day. Love always Legendary singer David Bowie dies at 69 https://t.co/ezRx7NVhSC # via HuffPostEnt?? Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) 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
I pray for his friends and family.?? KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) January 11, 2016
David Bowie was a true innovator, a true creative. May he rest in peace ????? #RIPDavidBowie?? Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) January 11, 2016
DEVASTATED...??? A LEGEND IS GONE??????? Cher (@cher) January 11, 2016
Never imagined a world without him. He has ascended into the cosmos from whence he came. Farewell, David Bowie?? Elijah Wood (@elijahwood) January 11, 2016
Rest in peace David Bowie... Universe traveler dream bringer song singer... I'm glad you were here and will keep listening, as always...???? regina spektor (@respektor) January 11, 2016
RIP David Bowie :( this was taken last night at my gig.. He was such an icon.. There is no other? https://t.co/vJH2J43FQQ?? Ruby Rose (@RubyRose) January 11, 2016
He never seemed of this earth. Now he's left it. He bent rules, gender, genres, and our minds. RIP David Bowie. One. Of. A. Kind.?? josh groban (@joshgroban) January 11, 2016
Very saddened to hear about David Bowie. Timeless music by a fearless artist...thank you.-RP?? Nickelback (@Nickelback) January 11, 2016
LOCAL CELEBS. Local celebrities also mourned the death of the legendary music icon through social media.
Former Eraserhead's lead singer Ely Buendia promised to be part of Bowie's many tribute shows.
Actor-TV host Edu Manzano describes the "Space Oddity" singer as a "true musical genius."
Other celebrities who paid tribute to David Bowie are Zsa Zsa Padilla, Lea Salonga, JK Labajo, Cesca Litton, DJ Tony Toni, Charice, Victor Basa, and Mark Nicdao.
David Bowie is one of the few things the Eheads still agree on. There will be a ton of tribute shows. I will surely be on one of them.?? Ely Buendia (@elybuendia9001) January 11, 2016
Saddened by the passing of another music legend, David Bowie. May he rest in peace ????? Thank you for the music pic.twitter.com/vHN8RkcYfK?? zsa zsa padilla (@zsazsapadilla) January 11, 2016
RIP, David Bowie. Sigh... there were reports that this was a hoax, but apparently it isn't.?? Lea Salonga (@MsLeaSalonga) January 11, 2016
Davey Jones... Ziggy Stardust... Goblin King. Farewell, David Bowie. You were a true musical genius.?? Edu Manzano (@RealEduManzano) January 11, 2016
RiP david Bowie. Huge Influence on 80s music/new wave and the music we grew with......?? Sonny Angara (@sonnyangara) January 11, 2016
Rest in peace David Bowie?? Bret Jackson II (@bretwaw) January 11, 2016
RIP David Bowie/Ziggy https://t.co/AijTxoXmSf?? Juan Karlos Labajo (@KarlosLabajo) January 11, 2016
Rest in peace, David Bowie.?? Francesca Litton (@CheckLit) January 11, 2016