The iconic star of Red Hot Chili Peppers and also quite active social media personality, Flea, took to social media today and revealed really heartwrenching news for his followers.

As you might check out the post of Flea below, he stated that one of the most talented guitarists of all time and also two-time Grammy-awarded star, John Prine, has lost his wife due to COVID-19.

As over 20K people pushed the like button, one of these users was Van Halen’s legendary frontman Sammy Hagar.

Here is what Flea wrote:

“Now John Prine. What a beautiful songwriter; all those warm songs that cut their own path through a tangled world. I love him. Corona got him too. R.I.P.”

A user named woodstainsally shared his condolences:

“RIP John, writer of Angel from Montgomery and so many others.”

Another Instagram user, rhcpmagy wrote this as a comment:”

God, every day there are thousands of deaths this does not stop, I am afraid 😰”

You can check out the emotional post of Flea right below.