Sad news Apple says the company’s co-founder Steve Jobs has died. Many of hip-hop and R&B’s biggest stars took a little time out of their day Wednesday to pay their respects to Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs. Both Diddy and Snoop Dogg sent out an “RIP” tweet, while Q-Tip wrote that he will always remember Jobs as a “genius.” Black Eyed Peas rapper will.i.am wrote that kids should look up to Jobs, noting that the world needs “more innovators.” While Alicia Keys didn’t specifically address Jobs, she tweeted shortly after his passing that she’s sending her “blessings 2 any1 whose lost some1 they love.”
Steve Jobs died on Wednesday at the age of 56. He had been battling pancreatic cancer for several years, and stepped down as Apple’s Chairman and CEO in August.
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