Celebrities share tender tributes to David Bowie on social media

Celebrities have taken to social media to express their sadness over the death of David Bowie. The music legend passed away on Sunday (Jan. 10) after an 18-month battle with cancer. David’s son Duncan Jones confirmed the news on Twitter, writing, “Very sorry and sad to say it’s true. I’ll be offline for a while. Love to all.”

A statement was later posted on singer’s Facebook page reading, “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy during their time of grief."

From Madonna to Kanye West, the stars paid tribute to the late singer with moving messages of love and remembrance.

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