Meat Loaf, 'Bat Out Of Hell' singer, has died at 74

Meat Loaf, the legendary singer whose 1977 record 'Bat out of Hell' is one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74, according to a statement on his verified Facebook page

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1/21/2022 11:50:00 AM

Meat Loaf , the legendary singer whose 1977 record 'Bat out of Hell' is one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74, according to a statement on his verified Facebook page

Meat Loaf , the larger-than-life singer whose 1977 record 'Bat out of Hell' is one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74, according to a statement on his verified Facebook page.

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Let me guess. Vaccinated Bbb I do remember the song 'I'd Do Anything For Love' when I heard playing on the radio during my childhood in the Philippines. It was a huge hit at that time. Indeed, he had a great career in music and entertainment. RIP, Meat Loaf. 😕☹😔😑🙏🤘🤟📺🎥🎬🎞🎫🎭📻💿🎧🎸🎹🥁🎤🎼🎵🎶🌟❤️

I guess now for him, Heaven can’t wait. An amazing entertainer. I don't think I could pick just one as his best. His name was Robert Paulson.... Seriously thought RIP Meatloaf, I still remember buying Bat Out of Hell just for the artwork, but the music and the voice made me cherish it through the years.

Biden wants to take our money & give to to rich women & 2 income families (They subsidized women into workforce & now subsidize them to stay?). Meanwhile Biden destroys our tech companies, destroys our investments & destroys our jobs-vote for loser & you become one HouseGOP So sad DsOchoa RIP He was a good actor too he played in black dog.

Meat Loaf, 'Bat out of Hell' rock superstar, dies at 74NEW YORK (AP) — Meat Loaf , the heavyweight rock superstar loved by millions for his “Bat Out of Hell” album and for such theatrical, dark-hearted anthems as “Paradise by the Dashboard Light,' “Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad,” and “I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That),' has died. BlueMeanieBWO 😢 RIP 🙏 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼

Meat Loaf I wore bat out of hell out 43 million in sales around the world, have s big slice on me big man , r.i p 😭😭😭😭 😪😪 And like a bat out of hell he is gone but he did by the dashboard lights.Thanks for the great music from my 20s and would listen to often when the right mood struck 😔🙏🏽rip What a legend! The music world has lost another great one! RIP

“Objects in the rear view mirror may appear closer than they are”. Thank you for the music. RIP, Meatloaf. R.I.P. Anti vaxxer

‘Bat Out Of Hell’ Rocker And Actor Meat Loaf DiesMarvin Lee Aday sold more than 100 million albums worldwide and acted in more than 50 movies and TV shows. Michael The inimitable Meat Loaf. RIP Rest in Paradise Cousin 😢😢😢😢 ripmeatloaf

Nooooo I’m so sorry for the family’s loss. I loved Meat Loaf when I was a teenager and as a young adult. 🙏🏻😥 Loved your music,especially I do anything for love! Rip I remember those great teenage years!! RIPMeatloaf RIP Mr. Loaf 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 . His name is Robert Paulson. .kasie it's nice seeing you on the anchor chair once again.

His name was Robert Paulson He was a great entertainer and will be missed….his amazing music will live on! Thank you! Damn!

Meat Loaf, popular singer behind ‘Bat Out of Hell,’ dies at age 74The singer's family announced early Friday morning that he had died. 😳 ☹️

RIPMeatLoaf Two out of three ain't bad but today it is hard not to be sad. Rest in peace, Robert Paulsen. I have a tricks for lose anyone belly fat. If you try my tricks you will be lose your belly fat just in 1 month. Seriously I can help you. But 1st solution is you need to read my blog and try this for your lose belly fat. Lets check:

The narrator must be sad now. RIP Rest In Peace 🌹 Rest in peace, Mr. Loaf. Could have sworn he was 90. I guess being a trumpturd ages you! RIP Eddy!! RIP. Oh no 😔

'Bat Out of Hell' singer Meat Loaf dies aged 74 Meat Loaf , the U.S. rock star who rose to global fame with his debut 'Bat Out of Hell' album, has died at the age of 74. Legend❤️️ ️ Wow His name is Robert Paulson

CNN so embarrassed by Biden’s news conference. There is a news black out as no mention of it on CNN news! Again deceiving the public! Sad news. May his soul rest in eternal peace CNN now joins Biden as is out of touch the following was once an issue now most Americans would welcome Trump as President NOOOOO!!! RIPMeatLoaf RockyHorror

' Dance Hand '. One of my favorite childhood memories was jamming out in the car with my mom to Meatloaf. Breaks my heart to see this. He was such a talented musician. RIP So So sad to hear this, love his music :( 😥 His name is Robert Paulson Time to listen to 'Elvis in Vegas'...

‘Bat Out Of Hell’ Singer And Actor Meat Loaf Dies At 74 Meat Loaf ’s “Bat out of Hell” remains one of the bestselling albums of all time. 😱👀🤯😥😥😥

Get your COVID 19 pass Holy +&... Rest In Peace Marvin, you were a true original. 😔 Definitely a legendary singer who’s songs still resonate in our minds today. EITMonline His name was Robert Paulsen….HIS NAME WAS ROBERT PAULSEN! His music is awesome. Very sad news. May he rest in peace. 🙏🕯️ Any song that had the Yankee legend Phil Rizuto on it has to be great! RIP rock icon.

May his soul rest in peace! Taiwan's Green Party leader Tsai Ing-wen said she got 1.5pcs PhDs degree, but UK school said they don't have her thesis. She and her Political Party always cheating and fool people around world not just Taiwan. It's really bad to world's credibility and integrity. 💔🕊️ 🙏

Meat Loaf, 'Bat out of Hell' rock superstar, dies at 74 Meat Loaf , the rock superstar loved by millions for his 'Bat Out of Hell' album and for such theatrical, dark-hearted anthems such as 'Paradise by the Dashboard Light' and 'I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That),' has died. DO ANYTHING FOR LOVE His name was Robert Paulson… RIPMeatLoaf 🙏🕯️💐

Rest In Peace 💐 Meatloaf 🙏🏾 R I p... Loved the movie roadie with Blondie in it. Fun camp. Wow...just.....2022 coming in hard. RIP, MeatLoaf This one hurts. RIP, Mr. Loaf… This song has been in my head the past few days. Bat out of hell is one of the best albums ever! Every kid of my era had a copy! Like a bat out of hell, I'll be gone when the morning comes... RIP Meatloaf.

RIP, Mr. Loaf thanx for the great tunes! He appeared in the 1975 film version of The Rocky Horror Picture Show as Eddie , an eccentric and hapless ex - delivery boy who belts out the hit ' Hot Patootie '. I swear I thought he died last year

OlyfOlaOdiaOi Dammit 😔💔 RIP Meatloaf Kneel “We’ll remember you for ever Eddie.” Bat out of Hell- the only album I ever bought based on the cover. I bought it , sound unheard when I saw it in a Record Shop window.on Portage Avenue,when Winnipeg actually had a downtown . Stared at the cover constantly on the bus ride home

Unreal! The Texas - born singer starred in dozens of movies during his six - decade career . His name was Robert Paulson. Rest in peace… I am literally speechless right now wtf 😳 One of my people, happy highways man. RIP

Was it the flu that came from china? Very sad news. Such a legendary singer and 'Bat out of Hell' is a timeless masterpiece. Went to a birthday party in 1977. I was 13. Gave the girl Bat out hell album as a present. By the end of the night she had been given 15 copies of that album. True story. RIP Meatloaf. Thanks for the memories

RIP (Meat Loaf pictured with Donna Summer 1993). Oh no. May the legend rest in piece. 😢 Objects in the Rear View Mirror May Appear Closer Than They Are Lied von Meat Loaf😞🙏 I’m very sad. Met him a few times and was such a great guy. Condolences to his family. And the angels had guitars even before they had wings! Rock and Roll dreams come through! 🙏🎶🎸🎤🥁🎹

R.I.P. MEATLOAF 😢

(CNN)Meat Loaf, the larger-than-life singer whose 1977 record"Bat out of Hell" is one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74, according to a statement on his verified Facebook page. "Our hearts are broken to announce that the incomparable Meat Loaf passed away tonight with his wife Deborah by his side," the statement said."Daughters Pearl and Amanda and close friends have been with him throughout the last 24 hours."Meat Loaf's agent confirmed his death to CNN. No cause of death was shared.The singer, whose real name is Marvin Lee Aday, was born in Dallas.Meat Loaf's two biggest albums -- 1977's"Bat out of Hell" and the 1993 follow-up"Bat out of Hell II: Back into Hell" -- produced numerous hit singles including"Paradise by the Dashboard Light,""Two Out of Three Ain't Bad" and"I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)."Read MoreHe also won a Grammy in 1993 for Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance for the song"I'd Do Anything for Love." Meat Loaf, in Australia to promote an concert tour, poses during a portrait shoot at the Shangri-La Hotel on September 13, 2011.Meat Loaf has also appeared in several television shows and films, including the cult classic"The Rocky Horror Picture Show,""Fight Club" and"Wayne's World."The singer has spoken in the past of physical problems affecting his ability to perform. But in November 2021, he posted on Facebook that he would be back in the studio in the New Year, while noting that he'd had four back surgeries."The back surgeries hurt everything. Before the back surgeries I was still trying to do shows, that's when some of you saw or heard of me collapsing on stage and finally stopping the tour in the UK. I couldn't hit high notes because of back pain. Not a slight back pain. Pain that would bring you to your knees," he wrote.In 2016, the singer collapsed at a concert in the Canadian city of Edmonton and was admitted to the hospital. The cause was dehydration, a spokesperson said at the time.CNN's Sean Federico-O'Murchu contributed to this report.