Andy Griffith dies at age 86, celebrities react

Slideshow posted in Photos | Tuesday, July 03, 2012

9 of 17: Famed guitarist Slash paid his tribute to the late Andy Griffith.

'RIP Andy Griffith. The next step after Mr Rogers. U were loved by all. iiii]; ),' he Tweeted on July 7.

(Pictured: Slash performs at Royal Melbourne Showgrounds in Australia on March 4, 2012.) (flickr.com/photos/doctorgrondo/)