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'I Hope Paradise Is As You Remember It;' Boy George, Cher, Stephen Fry React To Death Of Meat Loaf

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Following the news of the passing of legendary rock-and-roll legend Meat Loaf, celebrities worldwide posted on social media to issue their thoughts on the one-of-a-kind musician.

Meat Loaf's death was announced via a statement from his official Facebook on Thursday evening. He was 74-years-old.

Fellow performer Boy George issued a personal remembrance to his friend via Twitter.

Stephen Fry, who has one of Saturday Night Live's most memorable performances alongside Meat Loaf, remembered his "quality of being simultaneously frightening and cuddly."

Fellow musician Cher, who performed with Meat Loaf on their duet, "Dead Ringer," issued her condolences via Twitter.

Broadcaster Piers Morgan also tweeted his thoughts on the legendary performer, noting some of his many standout qualities.

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