Remembering David Crosby: A Look Back at His 15 Essential Songs and Final Tweet Before Passing

Legendary folk-rock musician David Crosby passed away at the age of 81 on Tuesday. The news came as a shock to the music world, especially after his tweet a day before his death in which he described heaven as ‘overrated’ and ‘cloudy.’

Crosby was one of the most influential musicians of the 1960s, making waves with his work in The Byrds and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. He was a mercurial genius, thriving through the chaos of the era. His 15 essential songs, as compiled by The New York Times, have been credited with inspiring countless others.

Tim McGraw was one of many who paid tribute to the beloved musician. McGraw shared an emotional post on his social media, expressing his heartbreak and inviting fans to send their support.

David Crosby’s legacy will live on through his music and the lives he touched.