Warrant singer Jani Lane passes away, celebrities react

Jani Lane has passed away

Jani Lane, the former lead singer of the band ‘Warrant’ has passed away from causes unknown.

The 47 year old singer was found in a Los Angeles hotel room on Thursday night, but at this time no one knows what happened to him.

Friends and fans have been expressing their love and admiration for Lane through their Twitter accounts;

Bret Michaels, lead singer of ‘Poison’; “We’d like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Jani Lane regarding their loss. Respectfully, Bret and all at MEGI.”

Pro wrestler Chris Jericho; “Sad to hear about the passing of Jani Lane … Jani was a good guy and one of the best songwriters in the late 80s … Dog Eat Dog-very underrated.”

Slash from Guns N’ Roses; “Just heard about Jani Lane. What a shame. RIP man.”

VH1’s Jennifer Gimenez; “It is very sad and my heart is saddened to hear the news that I lost my lovable friend Jani Lane.”

Nikki Sixx from Motley Crue; “I just heard the sad news about Janie Lane. So hard to swallow when people have kids. RIP.”

Comedian Jim Florentine; “So sad to hear about the passing of Jani Lane. He just taped an episode of That Metal Show 3 weeks ago and was in great spirits. RIP Buddy.”

Jani reached his highest peak in the late 1980’s, early 1990’s when Warrant was turning out hit after hit with songs like ‘Cherry Pie’, ‘Heaven’, ‘Sometimes She Cries’, and ‘Down Boys.’

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