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Tom Petty Remembered During Private Funeral in LA

Tom Petty‘s funeral was held this weekend in a private ceremony attended by family and friends.

The ceremony for the 66-year-old iconic rocker, who passed away after suffering from cardiac arrest earlier this month, was held at Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine in Pacific Palisades, Calif.

His daughter AnnaKim Violette Petty took to her Instagram to share some photos from the intimate ceremony.

“My beautiful twin star I promise not to be sad and to follow my heart you live on in your art,” AnnaKim wrote.

She later added, “May you be protected by the hottest vixens in heaven….heaven is something u feel.”

Our thoughts continue to be with Tom‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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Shania Twain Makes a Big Debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200!

Shania Twain is back in action in a huge way!

The Canadian singer-songwriter debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart this week with Now, her first studio album in almost 15 years.

The album moved 137,000 equivalent album units according to Billboard, making it the third-largest selling country album in 2017 and the largest for a woman in almost two years. It’s also Shania‘s second No. 1 album!

Next on this week’s Top 10 is late Tom Petty, who re-enters the charts with his Greatest Hits collection at No. 2 following his death on October 2.

Demi Lovato‘s Tell Me You Love Me earns the pop star her sixth Top 10 album at No. 3, A Boogie Wit da Hoodie debuts at No. 4, while Miley Cyrus arrives at No. 5 with Younger Now, securing her eleventh overall Top 10 album.

For the full chart breakdown, head to Billboard.com.

Miley Cyrus & Billy Ray Cyrus Pay Tribute to Tom Petty With 'Wildflowers' Cover on 'Fallon' - Watch!

Miley Cyrus is continuing to honor the late Tom Petty.

After performing the rock icon’s 1994 song “Wildflowers” on Stern Show, the 24-year-old Younger Now superstar brought the track to the main stage on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon alongside her father, Billy Ray Cyrus, for an emotional rendition of the track.

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Together, the famous father-daughter duo sang the pretty track in tribute of the rocker who died on Monday (October 2).

Watch Miley and Billy Ray perform “Wildflowers” below!

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Taylor Swift Pays Tribute to Tom Petty: 'He Represented a Kind of Songwriting I Idolized'

Taylor Swift is speaking out about the late Tom Petty and his impact on her own career.

The 27-year-old “Look What You Made Me Do” singer-songwriter paid tribute in a statement to Rolling Stone.

“To me, Tom Petty represented a kind of songwriting I idolized: complex simplicity,” she said.

“It said so much in the lyrics, the concepts, the stories, the message, the nuances…but always brought you back to a hook that got stuck in everyone’s head. He motivated thousands of guitarists to learn to play just because they wanted to be able to play ‘Free Fallin.” Count me as one of them.”

Tom sadly passed away at the age of 66 on Monday (October 2).

Miley Cyrus Pays Tribute to Tom Petty With 'Wildflowers' Cover - Listen Now!

Miley Cyrus is paying tribute to Tom Petty, who died on Monday (October 2).

The 24-year-old Younger Now pop star appeared on Stern Show on Wednesday (October 4) for an interview and a series of performances, including a tribute to the late rock icon with a rendition of Tom‘s 1994 song, “Wildflowers.”

“It’s just really hard for me, watching those people that I grew up with leaving…the reason why I chose this song is because, again, it’s hopeful. It’s hopeful rather than mourning,” she told Howard Stern.

Listen to Miley‘s stirring performance below.

John Mayer, Paul McCartney, Nick Jonas & More Celebrities Pay Tribute to Tom Petty

Tom Petty has passed away and celebrities are paying tribute to the iconic musician.

The 66-year-old rocker suffered from cardiac arrest and died surrounded by family and friends on Monday night (October 2) in Los Angeles.

“I loved Tom Petty and I covered his songs because I wanted know what it felt like to fly,” John Mayer wrote on his Twitter.

Paul McCartney added, “Sending love to Tom Petty and his family at this difficult time.”

Other musicians including Nick Jonas, Lorde, Sheryl Crow and Lin-Manuel Miranda also paid tribute to the late rocker.

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