Mick Jagger, longtime girlfriend, high designer L’Wren Scott, died in a suspected suicide on Monday.
Jagger released a statement on Tuesday via his website stating:
“I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way,” “We spent many wonderful years together and had made a great life for ourselves. She had great presence and her talent was much admired, not least by me.”
Jagger also discussed the overwhelming support from his fans and general public stating:
“I have been touched by the tributes that people have paid to her, and also the personal messages of support that I have received. I will never forget her.”
The Rolling Stones canceled their show in Perth, Australia which was due to commence on Wednesday.