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Rolling Stones Drummer Passes Away At 80

Icons from across the music industry have been leading tributes to Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, who has died at the age of 80.

His publicist has described him as one of his generation's 'greatest'. Elton John and Paul McCartney have also expressed their sadness at his passing.
He joined the band in 1963 but it was announced recently he'd miss the group's upcoming US tour.

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