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Eddie Van Halen Legendary Guitar Dies At 65

Eddie Van Halen Legendary Guitar Dies At 65

Eddie Van Halen, Legendary Guitar, Dies At 65!

Eddie Van Halen, the guitarist, and songwriter who helped give the rock band Van Halen its name and sound died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 65. Read on…

CelebnHealth247.com got word of Eddie Van Halen passing away via his son Wolfgang Van Halen who took to social media to announced the shockingly tragic news.

The news of Eddie Van Halen is heartbreaking.

His son Wolfgang Van Halen was in disbelief that his dad died. He took to Twitter expressing his feelings on losing his father:

I can’t believe I’m having to write this,” the statement said, “but my father, Edward Lodewijk Van Halen, has lost his long and arduous battle with cancer this morning. He was the best father I could ever ask for. Every moment I’ve shared with him on and off stage was a gift.

Van Halen will always be one of the best Rock Bands of the 80s and early 90s. Eddie and his brother Alex, remained constants, appearing on 12 studio albums that reached across five decades and sold tens of millions of copies.

One thing for certain is that Van Halen and Eddie’s guitar skills influenced a generation of rock stars that came after.

Eddie will surely be missed but the music will last forever and that is what it was all about from the beginning. Van Halen’s music has left us all a lasting impression or badass rock songs that are party-ready to this day.

Thank you, Eddie, you are, was, and will always be one of the greatest guitar players in rock music.

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