Shortly after sharing her post, love and support for Pearl and her family began to flood its comments section from musicians and actors alike, including actress Vera Farmiga, who wrote, “All our big love, Pearl.”
Pearl’s husband, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, also shared some love by commenting three red heart emojis.
On Jan. 21, Cher shared her emotional reaction to the “I’d Do Anything for Love” singer’s passing. “Had So Much Fun With Meatloaf When We Did ‘Dead Ringer,'” she tweeted. “Am Very Sorry For His Family, Friends, & Fans.”
Actor and director Stephen Fry also shared a poignant tribute to the musician online. “I hope paradise is as you remember it from the dashboard light, Meat Loaf. Had a fun time performing a sketch with him on Saturday Live way back in the last century,” he wrote. “He had the quality of being simultaneously frightening and cuddly, which is rare and rather wonderful.”