The statement was released on the Facebook page
In a heartbreaking tribute posted on the star’s official Facebook page, it was revealed he passed away on Thursday night with his wife Deborah by his side.
The statement read: “Our hearts are broken to announce that one-of-a-kind Meat Loaf passed away this evening with his wife Deborah at his side.
“Daughters Pearl and Amanda and close friends have been with him for the past 24 hours.
“His incredible career spans 6 decades, seeing him sell over 100 million albums worldwide and star in over 65 films, including “Fight Club”, “Focus” “,” “Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “Wayne’s World.” “Bat Out of Hell.” Still one of the 10 best-selling albums of all time.
“We know how much he means to so many of you, and we truly appreciate all the love and support as we get through this traumatic time at the loss of each other. such an inspirational beautiful man and artist.
“We thank you for your understanding of our privacy needs at this time. From your heart to your soul…never stop shaking!”
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