Celebrities React to Nick Ashford's Passing

Celebs took to Twitter to mourn legendary songwriter Nick Ashford's death.

Yolanda Sangweni Aug, 23, 2011

Music lovers woke up to sad news this morning when they found out legendary songwriter Nickolas Ashford had died at 70.

Celebrities were especially vocal about how Ashford and Simpson had affected their lives.

Read reactions from Ledisi, Estelle, Rico Love, Spike Lee, Sherri Shepherd and more…