NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna tragically passed away in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. As the news about their death spread, people all over the world reacted with devastation. It cast a shadow on the 2020 Grammy Awards where several celebrities paid their respects to the basketball player. The ceremony itself began with a moment of silence initiated by the host, Alicia Keys. “We never imagined in a million years we’d have to start the show like this, so we wanted to do something that could describe a tiny bit how we all feel right now,” she said. Other celebrities such as John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon, and even President Barack Obama took to social media to pay their tributes to the late basketball star. Here are their words of love and comfort:

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BRIGITTE ONSERIO
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1 month ago

rip kobe

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1 month ago

i will write this in every comment rip kobe

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1 month ago

rip kobe

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Amanda Villanueva
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4 weeks ago

This was a beautiful post

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Translation: "I have no words. All my love for Kobe's family and friends. It was a pleasure to meet you and share good times together. We lost a genius like no other."

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Ugh. I highly doubt she even had a conversation with Kobe. This post is basically, "I know something tragic happened in the world today...but let's not forget about me, okay?"

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BRIGITTE ONSERIO
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1 month ago (edited)

my mom was doing my edges and then my dad called out to my mom and screamed KOBE DIED!!!!!!my mom was like no stop lying not Kobe then she put gel all over my eye.She cried and she did not go to work that day.She keeps praying that it is all not true all I tell her is that it is the sad truth.RIP KOBE.

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Carol Emory
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1 month ago

Best Kobe story ever! Thank you for sharing Jimmy!

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Jose Avila
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4 weeks ago (edited)

9 Angels....if you look up towards the heavens...when the time is right...you can see seven Other Angels taking Kobe and his daughter to that mansion in the sky...my most heartfelt and lasting condolences to all the families

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Meme_inspector12
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1 month ago

i forgive u

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Jessica Simpson

Eric took this photo right after the accident happened where Kobe, his daughter, and other beautiful souls were lifted up to be with God for eternity. I felt the power in the sky of the heavens parting to make room for the greatest of angels to rise. My heart is completely broken

8:55 AM - 27 Jan 2020

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Jose Avila
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4 weeks ago (edited)

and the people will tell the legend...they will say...,if you look up toward the Heavens...when the time is right...you will see seven OTHER ANGELS taking Kobe and his daughter to the mansion in the sky...my most heartfelt and ever lasting condolences to ALL families

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BRIGITTE ONSERIO
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1 month ago

i am crying right now and i am not playing

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