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R.I.P. Robin Gibb: Artists Mourn Bee Gees Singer’s Death On Twitter

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Robin Gibb @ World Music Awards 2010. Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images

Robin Gibb @ World Music Awards 2010. Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images

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Amidst recent reports that Bee Gees lead vocalist Robin Gibb was recovering after emerging from a coma last month came the news Sunday night (May 20) that he passed away. The disco star, age 62, had long suffered from colon and liver cancer. Now artists from across the music world have taken to Twitter to honor Gibb, who along with his brothers Barry and Maurice founded one of the biggest bands of 1970s. Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars, The Script, Bryan Adams and many more expressed their sadness of Gibb’s passing over Twitter.


– Jillian Mapes and Shannon Carlin, CBS Local


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