Charlie Watts, The Rolling Stones Legendary drummer, has passed away
Charlie Watts has passed away in London Hospital surrounded by his loved ones at 80-years old.
He is known best as the legendary drummer of his band ‘Rolling Stones’ and has carved his name in the hall of fame and the greatest drummers of all time. In a statement released by Watt’s family, they stated “It is with immense sadness that we announce the death of our beloved Charlie Watts” they continued “He was a cherished husband, father, and grandfather and one of the greatest drummers of his generation”.
Tributes made by other legends have come through in honor of Charlie Watts, starting with the Beatles star, Mr Paul McCartney who posted a video of himself talking about the late rock and roll legend and saying that “he was an incredible guy and a fantastic drummer who was steady as a rock”.
Sir Elton John also took to social media to express his condolences and admiration for the iconic drummer. He wrote on Twitter “A very sad day. Charlie Watts was the ultimate drummer. The most stylish of men, and such a brilliant company”.
Charlie Watts has been a member of the legendary band ‘Rolling Stones, since January 1963, when he joined the iconic Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and Brian Jones. The band went on to create some of the greatest music of all time.
Sending our deepest condolences to his family and loved ones.