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Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning monarch in British Royal history, has died at age 96.

Considering her historic reign, many figures, including notable British musicians, have taken to social media to honor the late Queen.

Scroll below to read some of the tributes to Queen Elizabeth II.

  • Elton John

    “Along with the rest of the nation, I am deeply saddened to hear of the news of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s passing. She was an inspiring presence to be around and led the country through some of our greatest and darkest moments with grace, decency and a genuine caring warmth. Queen Elizabeth has been a huge part of my life from childhood to this day, and I will miss her dearly.”

  • Paul McCartney

    “On the sad occasion of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s passing, my memories came flooding back and I would like to share these with you…” – Paul

  • The Rolling Stones

    “The Rolling Stones extend their deepest sympathy to the Royal family on the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, who was a constant presence in their lives as in countless others.”

  • Mick Jagger

    “For my whole life Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has always been there. In my childhood I can recall watching her wedding highlights on TV. I remember her as a beautiful young lady, to the much beloved grandmother of the nation. My deepest sympathies are with the Royal family.”

  • Ozzy Osbourne

    “I mourn with my country the passing of our greatest Queen. With a heavy heart I say it is devastating the thought of England without Queen Elizabeth II.”

  • Sharon Osbourne

    “Love and prayers for Our Queen.”

  • Geezer Butler

    “Sad to hear of The Queen passing. I remember the street celebrations when she was crowned Queen. Always a staple of growing up in England. GSTQ- RIP.”

  • Def Leppard/Joe Elliott

    Dignity. If there’s ever one word to describe this wonderful lady & monarch it’s dignity. We will never see the likes of this again. She has transcended eras with good grace and service to her country that is unparalleled anywhere or by anyone. Thank you your Majesty for a lifetime of great memories and leadership.”

    -Joe Elliott”

  • John Lydon (Sex Pistols)

    “Rest in Peace Queen Elizabeth II. Send her victorious.”

  • Ringo Starr

    “God bless Queen Elizabeth. Peace and love to all the family. Peace and love.”