Coldplay said goodbye to Tom Petty by performing a cover of his hit, Free Fallin’.
Former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck joined Coldplay on stage in Portland, Oregon on Monday night to pay homage to Tom Petty.
Tom Petty died on Monday at age 66.
Coldplay also held a moment of silence for the victims of the Las Vegas shooting.
Tom Petty’s daugther AnnaKim Violette had beautiful words for her dad: “It’s going to be healing to know I will never go a day without hearing his music,” she said.
One week ago today I was watching my dad play💚we showed up rushed to our seats💚I got stoned had a beer the lights went dark💚sat watching realizing I grew up on these songs💚everyone grew up on these songs💚🇺🇸this is real American Art made from the roots of real people who deeply love life💚🐛my father loves music more than anything and always put music first💚it's going to be healing to know I will never go a day without hearing his music💚I love his class honesty and how strange and funny he is💚Tom Petty is an American Icon because his heart has always put human rights first. We are one💚I love you dad your songs are dreams manifested 💌⚡️