Some of Stephen Gately’s musical peers are reacting to the Boyzone star’s shocking death on their Twitter pages. Among them:
Darren Hayes (@darrenhayes): God my heart goes out to Andrew and the family and friends of Stephen Gately. What a shock. So young. So sad. x
Amy Macdonald: Stephen Gately found dead!!!!! I’m so shocked!! Stephen was my favourite!!! Xxx
Dannii Minogue (@DanniiMinogue): R.I.P. Stephen Gately
Brian McFadden (@BrianMcnugget): Heartbroken! R.I.P the beautiful Stephen Gately. Life is so unfair. We loved you and you’ll be in our hearts forever
Liz McClarnon (@LizMcClarnon): I’m in shock, I woke up to about 16 text, all saying that Stephen Gately died! My thoughts are with his family, partner and the boys! x x x
Matt Willis (@mattjwillis): My thoughts go out to Stephen Gately’s family! Whenever I met him he was a truly lovely guy! RIP!
Tom Fletcher (@tommcfly): How sad about Stephen Gately. Thats way too young to go.
Keisha Buchanan (@keisha_buchanan): Just heard the news of Stephen Gately passing:-( so sad. My thoughts and prayers are with his friends and family.
Nicky Byrne (@nickybyrneoffic): A very very sad day.. My love thoughts and prayers are with Stephen’s family, Andy and of course Ronan, Mikey, Shane and Keith..