Celebrities took to Twitter after the Queen of Disco passed away today, May 17. Read on for friends’ and fans’ reactions to Donna’s death.
Donna Summer sadly passed away on May 17 at the age of only 63 after a battle with lung cancer. The Studio 54 singer defined ’70s dance music with hits like “Last Dance,” “Hot Stuff” and “Bad Girls.” The disco queen’s death left behind a huge hole in the hearts of her friends and fans, who took to Twitter to express their grief and offer condolences.
Ryan Seacrest @RyanSeacrest
I remember sitting in the front seat of my mom’s toyota while she sang Donna Summer’s “she works hard for the money” songs were just classic
La Toya Jackson @latoyajackson
My condolence to #Donna Summer’s family & love ones. She will be terribly missed. She was truly the #Disco Queen!
Duran Duran @duranduran
So sad to hear about the passing of Donna Summer. Our condolences.
Katharine McPhee @katharinemchpee
RIP Donna Summer…hope you’re dancing up there.
Amber Riley @MsAmberRipey
Caroline Manzo @CarolineManzo
RIP Donna Summer – she was one of the best – sad.
Billy Ray Cyrus @billyraycyrus
R I P #Donna Summer LEGEND !!! Your music will live forever.
William Shatner @WilliamShatner
My heart and thoughts go out to the family of Donna Summer.
RuPaul’s Drag Race @RuPaulsDragRace
Donna Summer, your last dance with remain in our hearts forever.
David Boreanaz @David_Boreanaz
R.I.P. Donna Summer. A mezzo-soprano range of a soul and artist.
Mario Lopez @MarioLopezExtra
R.I.P Donna Summer…I remember roller skating to hits like “Last Dance'” “Hot Stuff” & “Bad Girls.” Synonymous with the 70’s.. #QueenOfDisco
Daisy Fuentes @DaisyFuentes
I will always love Donna Summer. So many wonderful memories. Such an amazing voice. A lovely lady. RIP Disco Queen.
Nigel Lythgoe @dizzyfeet
One of my favorite singers of all time, Donna Summer, is dead. She defined dance music in the 70’s and had a wonderful voice and personality
Lou Diamond Phillips @LouDPhillips
RIP Donna Summer. So many memories from my adolescence I can’t even begin to recount. Thanks for the joy & exuberance of dancing.
this cant be tru. i cant believe this RIP Donna Summer. at a lost 4words
Donna will surely be missed by many. What was your reaction when you heard about her passing, HollywoodLifers?
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