Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr pay tribute to Tom Petty

News 04/10/2017

On October 2, rock icon, Tom Petty died aged 66 after suffering a cardiac arrest at his home in California.

Beatles members, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr have both paid tribute to the talented musician on Twitter.

“Sending love to Tom Petty and his family at this difficult time,” McCartney wrote, before adding: “so sad to hear of his passing. What a lovely, intelligent and talented man he was.”

Starr, meanwhile, wrote: “God bless Tom Petty, peace and love to his family”. He added: “I’m sure going to miss you Tom”.