Rolling Stone’s drummer Charlie Watts dies at 80
According to his publicist he died pacefully in a London Hospital surrounded by his beloved family.
He was recovering for an unspecified medical procedure.
A statement from the band and Watts’ spokesperson reads: “It is with immense sadness that we announce the death of our beloved Charlie Watts. He passed away peacefully in a London hospital earlier today surrounded by his family.
“Charlie was a cherished husband, father and grandfather and also a member of the Rolling Stones one of the greatest drummers of his generation.
“We kindly request that the privacy of his family, band members and close friends is respected at this difficult time.”
The rock scene show tribute and love to this amazing artist.