We just learned that the legendary drummer for The Rolling Stones, Charlie Watts has passed away at 80 years old. No cause of death has yet been revealed. The rock world was saddened and quick to pay tribute to the iconic drummer that inspired many a backbeat.
Watts "passed away peacefully in a London hospital earlier today surrounded by his family," according to the band's publicist. Watts announced he wouldn't be joining the band on their upcoming tour due to a "health issue." Here is a collection of social media posts from the rock world paying tribute to this legend.