Hollywood stars, music icons, and daily admirers flooded social media Thursday night to remember Lisa Marie Presley, Elvis’ only child and a famous musician herself. was 54 years old.
Among the luminaries paying tribute included Bette Midler, Leah Remini, Leanne Rimes and Billy Idol.
John Travolta paid tribute to him in a heartfelt post on Instagram, writing: I miss you, but I know we’ll meet again. My love and heart goes out to Riley, Priscilla, Harper and Finley. ”
Rita Wilson also paid tribute to Presley Elvis biopic. Wilson fondly recalled a private tour Presley gave the couple at his late father’s mansion, Graceland.
“It was a celebration of her father because she spoke so eloquently about her father and what the film meant to her,” Wilson wrote. “She has gorgeous daughters Finley and Harper and she made us all laugh.”
Wilson also praised her music and urged fans to look for her in the coming days.
“If you haven’t heard her music before, please do so,” Wilson wrote on Instagram. “She had a voluptuous voice, strength and kindness that I have always loved. Our hearts and prayers go out to Riley, Harper, Finley, Danny and Priscilla. A mother never has to lose her child.”
Presley was reportedly found unresponsive by a housekeeper in the bedroom of her Calabasas, Calif. home on Thursday.According to TMZ, her ex-husband, actor and musician Danny Keough, was at the scene and He was performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation until paramedics arrived.
She was immediately rushed to the hospital and placed in an induced coma, the outlet reported, but despite intervention, she died hours later.・Both of Presley were at her bedside.
Many musicians, including former collaborator Pink, also paid tribute to Presley Thursday. “Oh this breaks my heart,” she began her emotional post.
“Lisa Marie, you were one of a kind. Insanely funny, clever as a whip, sensitive, talented, witty, mean, loving, generous, critical, but… Always righteous and loyal, you loved your children,” she continued. “My heart breaks for you and your beautiful family and your children. I lost a rare gem today.”
Memories span genres and generations, including stars like Billy Idol, Brett Michaels, and even Questlove.