Leonard Cohen -- the revered singer/songwriter whose "Hallelujah" was one of the most covered songs in modern music history -- has died at age 82, it was announced Thursday night (Nov. 10).
Cohen's fellow musicians and celebrity admirers flooded social media to share their favorite songs and mourn the loss of a musical genius.
Below, find reaction from Sean Lennon, Moby, Zane Lowe and more:
"Like a bird on the wire
Like a drunk in a midnight choir
I have tried, in my way, to be free."
-Leonard Cohen- Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) November 11, 2016
Just got word that Leonard Cohen has passed away.
Rest in peace Buddy,i learned a lot about music from you.- Charlie Daniels (@CharlieDaniels) November 11, 2016
RIP Leonard Cohen --------#hero
- QTip (@QtipTheAbstract) November 11, 2016
Kids. Take a moment to listen to Leonard Cohen's song Going Home when you can. RIP L Cohen and thank you.
- benjamin folds (@BenFolds) November 11, 2016
RIP Leonard Cohen. Wow. pic.twitter.com/YEhg8dYuvE
- Scott Hoying (@scotthoying) November 11, 2016
noooo Leonard Cohen
--- Pussy Riot (@pussyrrriot) November 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen has died. Another magical voice stilled.
- Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) November 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen R.I.P. 2016 now officially one of the saddest years.
A photo posted by Sean Ono Lennon (@sean_ono_lennon) on Nov 10, 2016 at 5:44pm PST
Dear Leonard Cohen, thanks for the quiet nights, the reflection, the perspective, the wry smiles and the truth #towerofsong
- Russell Crowe (@russellcrowe) November 11, 2016
A brilliant Canadian artist passed today. Leonard Cohen, rest in peace. Hallelujah.
- Kiefer Sutherland (@RealKiefer) November 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen is dead. There's a crack in everything. No light yet. https://t.co/PrjhbIjZQd
- rosanne cash (@rosannecash) November 11, 2016
'The songwriter's songwriter'. Another brave and incredible artist passes. Thank you Leonard Cohen. https://t.co/E9xeF5mJ4i
- Zane Lowe (@zanelowe) November 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen dying is so goddamned symbolic right now. You just don't let up, do you 2016?
- Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) November 11, 2016
RIP Leonard Cohen. He got out just in time.
- marc maron (@marcmaron) November 11, 2016
Dear God, no. The darkness just got so much darker. Such a beautiful man, such a beautiful soul. Please rest in peace, Leonard.
A photo posted by moby XⓋX (@moby) on Nov 10, 2016 at 5:58pm PST
Leonard Cohen has died. A different kind of sad today, bless him
- William Gibson (@GreatDismal) November 11, 2016
Oh dear God, Leonard Cohen. Perfect. Perfect. Good 2016. Stay consistent. You piece of shit.
- Jen Nasty Kirkwoman (@JenKirkman) November 11, 2016
"Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act" RIP Leonard Cohen
- Nina Garcia (@ninagarcia) November 11, 2016
The world feels lost right about now pic.twitter.com/PWWKu1qhUo
- Emily Ratajkowski (@emrata) November 11, 2016