Rockers around the world react to Meat Loaf’s passing away

Author Jad - 22.1.2022

Meat Loaf, Iconic actor and singer with best selling album “Bat Out of Hell” (1977) recently passed away at 74.

A statement on his Facebook page read, noting that his wife and daughter were with him at the time of his death:

We know how much he meant to so many of you, and we truly appreciate all of the love and support as we move through this time of grief in losing such an inspiring artist and beautiful man

We thank you for your understanding of our need for privacy at this time. From his heart to your souls … don’t ever stop rocking!

Last fall, Meat Loaf told UCR that he hoped to get back to touring soon and that new music was in the works.

My voice is in incredible shape, I can sing “Bat Out of Hell” no problem, all in the same key, all the high notes.Meat Loaf

Since the unfortunate news, musicians and fans from around the world have posted their tributes online.

Queen guitarist Brian May wrote on Instagram:

We had so much fun so many times, and, just three months younger than me, he felt like a brother. Dear Meat, the world is mourning and will miss your fine and powerful presence for a very long time.