Davy Jones dies: Celebs tweet their reactions
There’s no denying Davy Jones impacted quite a few childhoods, whether you owned his Bubble gum card, or wished Marcia Brady’s cheek was yours. In light of the news of his passing after suffering a heart attack, celebs headed to Twitter to voice their reactions to his sudden death. Read what some had to say after the jump.
@alroker: Davy Jones of the Monkees is dead. He was 66 years old. A little bit of my youth just died
@woodelijah: Listen to “She” and “Daydream Believer”, Davy Jones has passed. Very sad news.
@bravoandy: RIP Davy Jones. Marcia had good taste.
@julianlennon: RIP Davy… You did some Great work! Condolences to The Jones Family x
@michellebranch: So sad. R.I.P. Davy Jones.
@shanewest_1: I have and always will be a Daydream Believer.
@michaelurie: RIP Davy Jones. What a loss. The last train to clarksville came far too early.
@pattonoswalt: Wait, wait — can’t we swab Marcia Brady’s cheek and grow a NEW Davey Jones from the DNA? She promised to never wash it…
@adelsteinpaul: R.I.P. Davy Jones of the Monkees. And now Marsha Brady can wash the cheek he kissed.
@erinandrews So sad..RT @ABC: Monkees singer Davy Jones has died. Story: abcn.ws/zSSuce
@mattnathanson: the thing that makes great music is magical chemistry. it can never be assembled or calculated, even if the band making it is. #RIPdavyjones
@thatkevinsmith: A Daydream ends: DAVY JONES DIES – http://www.tmz.com/2012/02/29/davy-jones-dead-monkees/#.T05lqHLLxqs His life was a big barrel of win (& Monkees). Marcia Brady will be inconsolable…
@boygeorge: R.I.P Davy Jones!
@traceadkins: I remember watching The Monkees on Saturday mornings when I was a kid. DAYDREAM BELIEVER…Rest in peace.
@sarahdessen: Wait, and now Davy Jones has died? Oh, man. I AM getting back into bed. Loved the Monkees. Somewhere, Marcia Brady is weeping.
@realgilbert: True…David Bowie’s real name is David Jones. That’s why he had to change it to Bowie. R.I.P. Davy Jones