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Elon Musk and Jean-Michel Jarre lead tributes to Vangelis

The Blade Runner and Chariots of Fire composer died in a hospital in Paris on Tuesday due to heart failure, full name Evángelos Odysséas Papathanassíou, was 79. After the announcement of his death on Thursday, Tesla founder Musk took to Twitter to pay tribute, writing: "Good night, sweet maestro, and flights of angels sing thee to thy rest." Meanwhile, French musician Jarre commented:"Dear Vangelis, we will all remember your unique touch and your moving melodies forever. You & I have always shared the same passion for synthesizers and electronic music since so long... May you Rest In Peace."

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