Update: There has been a multitude of conflicting reports concerning Tom Petty. For the time being, the LAPD cannot confirm Tom’s passing.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artist and musical legend Tom Petty passed away earlier today from complications after suffering massive cardiac arrest. Petty was found unconscious in his Malibu home on Sunday night and was immediately rushed to the hospital. While first responders were able to detect a pulse initially, he showed no signs of brain activity once he reached the hospital and the decision was made to remove him from life support.
The 66-year-old musical genius will forever be known for his work with Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers and for his work with the incredibly talented Traveling Wilburys.