Several pop artists are offering their condolences following the shocking news that actor Paul Walker died Saturday in a car crash after attending a car show to support the Philippines typhoon relief effort. The 30-year-old took a ride with a friend in a new Porsche GT, which lost control and reportedly hit a post or tree, bursting into flames. Among the reactions to Walker’s death on Twitter:
Christina Perri (@christinaperri): life is so short. tell that person you love them. #rippaulwalker
Alexz Johnson (@alexzjohnson): Heartbreaking news. #RIPPaulWalker… it just takes a second. Life is so precious..
Lee Ryan (@LeeRyanMusic): Just heard Paul Walker the Hollywood actor died in a car crash??? Is the bollox or true. Hope it’s just a nasty prank
Lance Bass (@LanceBass): So so sad about Paul Walker : (
Michelle Branch (@michellebranch): Sad to hear about Paul Walker. A friend of a friend was there & said he was at a charity car event raising money for the Philippines. Awful!
Paris Hilton (@ParisHilton): Just heard the horrible news about Paul Walker. So sad & shocked to hear this. :( My heart goes out to his friends & family. #RIPPaulWalker
LUCIANA (@LucianaCaporaso): So sad to hear about Paul Walker tonight. Rip handsome.
Celica Westbrook (@CelicaWestbrook): It’s true. Paul Walker @RealPaulWalker died today in a tragic car accident. I am deeply saddened. I loved him:( … I also want to say that anyone who knew Paul Walker @RealPaulWalker is deeply in my prayers. Rest in peace Paul!!
Nikki Flores (@MsNikkiFlores): Rest in peace Paul Walker…. :'( so sad.
Cascada (@cascada_music): just got of stage in Denmark and am stunned by the news that Paul Walker has died… I am a big fan of his movies and can’t quite believe it. RIP
Elizaveta (@elizavetaka): RIP Paul Walker:(
Sara Bareilles (@SaraBareilles): So sad about Paul Walker and his colleague. :(
Alyson Stoner (@AlysonOnTour): My heart is so heavy. I know of two different people who saw @RealPaulWalker this morning in town. I’m really, really sorry for your loss.
Keisha Buchanan (@keisha_buchanan): I am so sad to hear about #paulwalker I was just talking about him during an interview in Dublin on Friday. Shocked!! Wow. RIP :-(
Alexa Vega (@alexavega): I cannot believe Paul walker passed away. This is so tragic. What an incredibly kind human being to leave us so soon. Pray for his family.
Lisa Origliasso (@Lisa_Veronica): Paul Walker :(
Shannon Noll (@NOLLSIE): I just read somewhere that Paul Walker has died in a car accident? Has anyone else heard this? … Ah bugger, that’s really sad. Feel for his family. R.I.P Paul Walker
Debby Ryan (@DebbyRyan): RIP Paul Walker. Such a tragedy when an incredible talent, and an even better heart, passes away so young. My prayers are with his family.
Ashley Tisdale (@ashleytisdale): So sad about Paul Walker. May he rest in peace and join the Angels above. A truly beautiful person in work and helping others.
Nick Lachey (@NickLachey): Though I didn’t know him well, I did know Paul Walker to be one of the good guys. Obviously, he has been taken from us way too young. #RIP
Victoria Justice (@VictoriaJustice): I am so sad over the news of Paul Walker’s tragic passing, along w/ his friend Roger Rodas. My thoughts & prayers go out to their families.
Jordin Sparks (@JordinSparks): Life is so fragile. Sending tons of my love & prayers to his family & friends. RIP Paul Walker. 3 Miley Cyrus (@MileyCyrus): I'm really sad about Paul Walker :(Taryn Manning (@TarynManning): Your purpose was served and now you get to go home...#PaulWalker pic.twitter.com/1PWXbRZaAYBrian Mcfadden (@BrianMcFadden): gutted about paul walker. still cant believe itMollie King (@MollieTheSats): I can’t believe the news of Paul Walker. What incredibly sad news. RIP xxxRochelle Humes (@RochelleTheSats): Incredibly devastating news about Paul Walker, thoughts are with his friends and family xBC Jean (@BCJean): RIP Paul Walker!!! I am extremely sad…my heart breaks for your friends and family. #PaulWalker #FastAndFurious #RIPPaulWalker
Darius Campbell (@DariusCampbell): Paul Walker- a great father, friend and beloved movie star- taken from this life too soon. My prayers are with the Walker family #RIP
Amelle Berrabah (@Amelle_Berrabah): So sad about Paul Walker
Kimberley Walsh (@KimberleyJWalsh): Oh my god I am so shocked to see the tragic news that Paul Walker has died. Can’t believe it how unbelievably sad. #RIPPaulWalker
Cheryl Cole (@CherylCole): My thoughts and prayers also to the loved ones of Roger Rodas, who died alongside Paul Walker?? Sending my love to everyone this has affected
Vita Chambers (@VitaChambers): RIP @RealPaulWalker You will be missed
Paula Abdul (@PaulaAbdul): I send my heartfelt prayers and sincerest condolences to Paul Walker’s family in this time of grief. What a shocking tragedy… I send prayers and condolences to the family of Roger Rodas, who passed away w/Paul Walker. I can’t imagine their shock and grief. #RIP
Ricki-Lee (@TheRickiLee): R.I.P Paul Walker. Gone too soon. So sad.
Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan): Life is truly precious. #RIPPaulWalker and Roger Rodas. Bless ur beautiful families. Guys pls donate to their charity @ReachOutWW