Fans showed their respect for Gregg Allman on social immediately after news of his death Saturday was announced by his publicist.

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MACON, GA - SEPTEMBER 11: Gregg Allman and Chuck Leavell during Otis Redding 75th Birthday Celebration at the Macon City Auditorium on September 11, 2016 in Macon, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Otis Redding 75th Birthday Celebration)

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