The rock neighborhood is as soon as once more in mourning after the news broke that David Crosby died at the moment (Jan. 19) on the age of 81. Sebastian Bach and Mike Portnoy are among the many rockers who’ve paid tribute to the musician on social media.
“It’s with nice disappointment after an extended sickness, that our beloved David (Croz) Crosby has handed away,” the statement reads.
“He was lovingly surrounded by his spouse and soulmate Jan and son Django. Though he’s now not right here with us, his humanity and sort soul will proceed to information and encourage us. His legacy will proceed to dwell on by way of his legendary music. Peace, love, and concord to all who knew David and people he touched. We’ll miss him dearly. At the moment, we respectfully and kindly ask for privateness as we grieve and attempt to cope with our profound loss. Thanks for the love and prayers.”
Crosby was a founding member of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash, which later turned Crosby, Nonetheless, Nash & Younger (CSNY) when Neil Younger joined. Along with acting on 5 albums with The Byrds and plenty of with the a number of variations of CSNY, Crosby launched eight solo data between 1971 and 2021, with For Free being the newest.
Sebastian Bach, Brian Wilson, Mike Portnoy and The Offspring‘s Noodles are among the many musicians who’ve paid homage to Crosby on social media. See the posts beneath — this story can be up to date as extra tributes are available in.