The music industry react to Eddie Van Halen’s passing

Posted by on October 6, 2020

source: https://www.facebook.com/eddievanhalen


Today (6th), we lost a legend, Eddie Van Halen. The icon has left an unforgettable landmark in rock and metal music as the tributes continue to pour on social media. Eddie had a long battle with throat cancer that led to his death at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, CA where his family was standing by his side. Despite fighting the fight, Eddie’s battle went downhill in the last 72 hours as TMZ reported, doctors discovered his cancer had moved to his brain as well as other organs. 


The entire music community have reacted to Eddie Van Halen’s death on social media including, Metallica, Anthrax, Dark Funeral, Keith Urban and many more.


Here are just a few:


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rip @eddievanhalen

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I don’t even know what to say other than…. I’m crushed right now. #eddievanhalen

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RIP Eddie Van Halen Proudly endorsed by @evhgear

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I am CRUSHED. Loss of words. RIP. One of my hero’s. FUCK 2020

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Rest in Power EVH ❤️⚡️ We will keep your spirt alive. I’m having a hard time holding back the tears. LOVE BEYOND FOREVER. #eddievanhalen

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