George Michael’s sudden death shocked not only his fans, but also his fellow artists. Celebrities like Elton John, Madonna, Miley Cyrus, Mark Ronson & the others posted their tributes to the singer on social media.
Keep reading below to find out what they wrote:
Madonna was one of George’s peers and was very angry to find out that her friend passed away.
Farewell My Friend! ?? Another Great Artist leaves us. ?Can 2016 Fuck Off NOW? pic.twitter.com/aEGIUNSJbt
— Madonna (@Madonna) December 26, 2016
Elton John expressed his condolences via Twitter calling the artist the most generous soul and a brilliant artist.
— Elton John (@eltonofficial) December 26, 2016
Although Miley Cyrus isn’t from George Michael’s generation, the “Wrecking Ball” singer paid him a tribute by thanking George for his activism in the LGBT community, as he was also one the first singers coming out.
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) December 26, 2016
Ryan Reynolds also had some nice words to say:
George Michael was a kind and gentle soul. #Wham
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) December 26, 2016
I've loved George Michael for as long as I can remember. He was an absolute inspiration. Always ahead of his time.
— James Corden (@JKCorden) December 25, 2016
other than a global pop phenom, George Michael was one of the true British soul greats. alot of us owe him an unpayable debt. bye George xx
— Mark Ronson (@MarkRonson) December 25, 2016
And the list goes on.