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Celebrities React To Lou Reed's Death On Twitter

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Celebrities react to Lou Reed's death. Here, Lou Reed presents his photography exhibition at the Matadero cultural center on November 16, 2012 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images) | Getty

Legendary rock pioneer Lou Reed died over the weekend, The Rolling Stone reports. He was 71.

Reed was best known for his work as a guitarist, singer and songwriter for the Velvet Underground and had a profound impact on American culture, introducing avant garde rock and pop art to mainstream music.

Many celebrities took to Twitter to share their thoughts about Reed and his untimely death:

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