The news of actress Carrie Fishers’, who played princess Leia on the legendary trilogy (as well as the sequel of 2015 “The Force Awakens”), death had a huge impact in the rock/metal community. Several famous musicians shared their thoughts through social media.

Ringo Starr: Peace and love Carrie fisher peace and love to all the family.

Paul Stanley: Carrie Fisher RIP Her play, books & films brought joy to millions. She once told me something I never forgot. Thanks.

Dave Mustaine: RIP Carrie Fisher. Such a terrible loss.

Foghat: We have lost yet another great entertainer, so sad. Rest in Peace Carrie Fisher. Our thoughts are with her…

Anthrax: Noooooooo!!!! ‘I love princess Leia – So bummed

Michael Sweet: You’ll be missed Princess Leia. 2016 has taken too many. May God bless you Carrie Fisher, your family, friends & fans

Dave Navarro: I saw Star Wars IV over 50 times in the theater in 1977. Carrie Fisher helped shape my entire life! RIP 🙁