It's a sad day in the music world: legendary rocker and fashion icon David Bowie passed away yesterday, January 10, from cancer. So many fans and celebrities took to Instagram and Twitter to share tributes to the star, sharing how he and his music impacted their lives.
Harry Styles shared a photo of David, calling him an icon.
RIP. David Bowie. An icon. https://t.co/YI7NSxLitg— Harry Styles. (@Harry_Styles) January 11, 2016
RIP. David Bowie. An icon. https://t.co/YI7NSxLitg
Sabrina Carpenter tweeted that she was heartbroken to hear the news.
Heartbroken, but happy you are peaceful. love you always legend pic.twitter.com/LPYBLJLyug— Sabrina Carpenter (@SabrinaAnnLynn) January 11, 2016
Heartbroken, but happy you are peaceful. love you always legend pic.twitter.com/LPYBLJLyug
Rowan Blanchard was very distraught, but shared her prayers and best wishes for his family.
The world just got a lot darker. Praying for his family. Praying for his soul. Thankful he is now out of suffering and free— Rowan Blanchard (@rowblanchard) January 11, 2016
The world just got a lot darker. Praying for his family. Praying for his soul. Thankful he is now out of suffering and free
"Everything seems terrible and awful and were over here hurting but I am thankful you are out of pain. I love you so much. Thank you for make in me feel like i am never alone when I'm crying over silly thing," Rowan wrote on Instagram. "Thank you for your photo shoots and your face paint. Thank you for Space Oddity which made me feel a lot less scared about fame. Thank you for being you and being free. This one hurts, and we miss you, but you are free. I love you."
Willow Shields shared a photo on Instagram along with the message, "I am heartbroken. Thank you for inspiring so many people including myself. We will cherish your music forever. Rest in peace 🎶."
"RIP to a legend," **Brooklyn Beckham shared on Instagram.
Ellie Goulding shared, "You assume some people in this world live forever and ever x."
Sydney Park shared a sweet message about David and his wife, supermodel Iman.
"We are only here for a moment. All that matters in this life is how much we give. Love endlessly. Love without fear. #OGgoals #davidandimanforever," she wrote on Instagram.
"Mr. Bowie, thank you for sharing your gift with the world. Thank you for your free spirit. Thank you for getting me through some hard times with your sick beats!" she continued. "But most of all, thank you for teaching us that IT IS OKAY TO BE WEIRD! Rock on in the heavens, you legend. ✨💫🤘🏾⚡️."
Jourdan Dunn and Dove Cameron shared one of the star's most memorable quotes.
Niall Horan shared a captionless photo of David, that spoke volumes.
Click through the gallery to see pics of some of David's boldest styles. Feel free to share your condolences in the comments section below.