Legendary actress Joan Rivers passed away earlier today (September 4) following a respiratory and cardiac arrest during vocal cord surgery. She was 81.
Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York on August 28, and ultimately spent her final days on life support in medically-induced coma.
Following the announcement, many prominent musicians of the guitar driven realm took on their Twitter profiles to express grief and condolences. You can find their posts below.
Not only was Joan a comic genius, she was an amazing woman. Thank you for always having Kelly’s back. You will always be a legend. RIP
- Ozzy Osbourne (@OzzyOsbourne) September 4, 2014
- Paul Stanley (@PaulStanleyLive) September 4, 2014
SO SORRY TO LOSE YOU @Joan_Rivers, YOU WILL BE MISSED. RIP
- DAVID DRAIMAN (@DAVIDMDRAIMAN) September 4, 2014
- Rob Zombie (@RobZombie) September 4, 2014
Very sad news about Joan Rivers. You will be missed! #RIPJoanRivers
- Official Motörhead (@myMotorhead) September 4, 2014
- Official Dio (@OfficialRJDio) September 4, 2014
- Bret Michaels (@bretmichaels) September 4, 2014