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Slash on Jani Lane:

'What a Shame'

8/12/2011 6:35 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

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The entire metal community is mourning the death of Warrant singer Jani Lane ... including Slash who posted a message saying, "Just heard about Jani Lane. What a shame. RIP man."

Nikki Sixx from Mötley Crue also weighed in ... saying, "I just heard the sad news about Jani Lane. So hard to swallow when people have kids. RIP."

Alice Cooper posted a message calling Lane a "fallen brother." And Bret Michaels from Poison added, "We'd like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Jani Lane regarding their loss."

As TMZ first reported, Lane died in L.A. yesterday. He was 47.

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Birdsht    

All the old burnouts are chiming in. Oxy and booze does a body good. Dope rocks! Squidelybop

1084 days ago
2.

Jackie    

R.I.P Lane

1084 days ago
3.

judy    

@ahua549
There is someone in a website for their own city, their

partner in the website, and then in reality firm date, and

finally the aisle together
enjoy the husband and wife of loving. Here is the website

we using to get all this stuff, MilCupid.com

1084 days ago
4.

justme    

Putting all his faults aside, I feel for his family and friends! He found his peace now. :)

1084 days ago
5.

3Storms    

Warrant didn't play metal. They played hard rock.


But I am glad to see people paying their respects. He had so many demons messing him up for years, and sadly they won.

1084 days ago
6.

Delaware D    

I'm eating a slice of Cherry Pie in his honor today. RIP, sir.

1084 days ago
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cindy    

.

1084 days ago
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Barb    

"from Poison added, "We'd like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Jani Lane regarding their loss."

Gesh Bret, your PR could have been a little more original.

1084 days ago
9.

Mike    

Yeah, Slash seems really crushed.

1084 days ago
10.

Stephen    

Just one thing...since when is slash black?

1084 days ago
11.

Greg    

Stephen. Slash has been black his whole life. Where you been?

1084 days ago
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Tina ybarra    

Once again we lose someone due to booze and pills. Time for us 40 somethings to sober up. RIP dude.

1084 days ago
13.

Lori    

I spent the last 25 years listening to you......you and your group represent a very important part of my life. I don't care how you died...you and your music made memories for an entire generation.....you were dearly loved.

1084 days ago

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