Artists Remember Bee Gees’ Robin Gibb On Twitter

Amidst recent reports that Bee Gees lead vocalist Robin Gibb was recovering after emerging from a coma last month came the news Sunday night (May 20) that he passed away. The disco star, age 62, had long suffered from colon and liver cancer. Now artists from across the music world have taken to Twitter to honor Gibb, who along with his brothers Barry and Maurice founded one of the biggest bands of 1970s. Justin Timberlake, Peter Frampton and more expressed their sadness over Gibb’s passing on Twitter.

Amidst recent reports that Bee Gees lead vocalist Robin Gibb was recovering after emerging from a coma last month came the news Sunday night (May 20) that he passed away. The disco star, age 62, had long suffered from colon and liver cancer. Now artists from across the music world have taken to Twitter to honor Gibb, who along with his brothers Barry and Maurice founded one of the biggest bands of 1970s. Justin Timberlake, Peter Frampton and more expressed their sadness over Gibb’s passing on Twitter.

R.I.P Robin Gibb

— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) May
<https://twitter.com/BrunoMars/status/204355571829321728%22%3EMay> 20, 2012

Robin Gibb RIP. Very sad to hear about yet another great singer dying too young.

— Bryan Adams
(@bryanadams) May
<https://twitter.com/bryanadams/status/204345212577918976%22%3EMay> 20, 2012

We have lost a truly brilliant
musician today. One of my idols. My heart goes out to the Gibb family in
this time of sorrow…RIP Robin.

— Justin
Timberlake(@jtimberlake) May
<https://twitter.com/jtimberlake/status/204408417853521921%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

Robin Gibb RIP. The Bee Gees were so
important to pop music. Huge loss.

— Richard Marx (@richardmarx)
May
<https://twitter.com/richardmarx/status/204366800090177536%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

“Got the wings of heaven on my shoes,
I’m a dancing man and I just can’t loose” ~Bee Gees~ Robin Gibb RIP bit.ly/LaovAe

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Rodgers (@nilerodgers) May
<https://twitter.com/nilerodgers/status/204562157898174464%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

Sad to hear about Robin Gibb. Cancer
is robbing us of our loved ones way to often. We gotta beat this thing. Breakawayfromcancer.com

&
mdash; Carson Daly (@carsonjdaly) May
<https://twitter.com/carsonjdaly/status/204379170422259713%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

Robin Gibb. Bee Gee’s were insanely
good. #54F

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&mdash>; John
Ondrasik (@johnondrasik) May
<https://twitter.com/johnondrasik/status/204474914013585408%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

Robin Gibb, you leave a great trail.
RIP

— KT Tunstall (@KTTunstall) May
<https://twitter.com/KTTunstall/status/204345386561835011%22%3EMay> 20,
2012

RIP Robin Gibb….too young
man!….what a shame!

— Elliott Yamin (@elliottyamin) May
<https://twitter.com/elliottyamin/status/204467924994494464%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

And my love and prayers go out
tonight to Robin Gibbs family.-KU

— Keith Urban (@KeithUrban) May
<https://twitter.com/KeithUrban/status/204580301383540738%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

song of the day: I STARTED A JOKE –
THE BEE GEES (R.I.P. ROBIN GIBB)

— Rob Thomas (@ThisIsRobThomas)
May
<https://twitter.com/ThisIsRobThomas/status/204582359155212288%22%3EMay>
21, 2012

So sorry to hear Robin Gibb has lost
his battle with cancer. My heart goes out to the entire Gibb family at
this very sad time. RIP

— Peter Frampton (@peterframpton) May
<https://twitter.com/peterframpton/status/204411591683346432%22%3EMay> 21,
2012

R.I.P. Robin Gibb. We met Robin+Barry
in NY. Such a lovely guy. Prayers 2 his family. 2 many Legends being taken
from us 2 early 😦 G

— the script (@thescript) May
<https://twitter.com/thescript/status/204346593103724546%22%3EMay> 20,
2012


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