NEW YORK - JANUARY 09: Soul singer Aretha Franklin sings in the Atlantic Records studio during 'The Weight' recording session on January 9, 1969 in New York City, New York. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 10: TV Personality Anthony Bourdain attends "Parts Unknown Last Bite" Live CNN Talk Show hosted by Anthony Bourdain at Atomic Liquors on November 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 24280_001_0202.JPG (Photo by Isaac Brekken/WireImage)
DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 05: DJ Avicii performs at The Fillmore on January 5, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Scott Legato/Getty Images)
UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 01: FLEADH Photo of Dolores O'RIORDAN and CRANBERRIES, Dolores O'Riordan (Photo by Patrick Ford/Redferns)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 01: Richard "The Old Man" Harrison from History's "Pawn Stars" television series arrives at the opening of Boyz II Men new residency at The Mirage Hotel
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 03: Actor Scott Wilson arrives for the red carpet premiere screening for Amazon's first original drama series "Bosch" at ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome on February 3, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Amazon Studios)
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 12: Vinnie Paul (from Pantera) of American heavy metal supergroup Hellyeah opens the concert of American nu metal band Korn on March 12, 2017 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Sergione Infuso/Corbis via Getty Images)
Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking poses for a picture ahead of a gala screening of the documentary 'Hawking', a film about the scientist's life, at the opening night of the Cambridge Film Festival in Cambridge, eastern England on September 19, 2013. Hawking tells the extraordinary tale of how he overcame severe disability to become the most famous living scientist in a new documentary film premiered in Britain. AFP PHOTO / ANDREW COWIE (Photo credit should read ANDREW COWIE/AFP/Getty Images)
Verne Troyer during "South Park: Bigger Longer
SANTA MARIA, CA - JUNE 2: Singer Michael Jackson and his father, Joseph Jackson depart courthouse after listening to closing arguements in his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse June 2, 2005 in Santa Maria, California. Jackson is charged in a 10-count indictment with molesting a boy, plying him with liquor and conspiring to commit child abduction, false imprisonment and extortion. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
Stan Lee, Creator of Spider Man and other Marvel Comic Book Characters in His Los Angeles office. Marvel Enterprises Inc. was told it owes comic book icon Lee 10% of the profit it has received since November 1998 for films based on Spider-Man and other superheroes Lee created. (Photo by Kim Kulish/Corbis via Getty Images)
Remembering some of the familiar faces we said goodbye to in 2018, a year that marked the passing of the great Aretha Franklin, Dolores O’Riordan and one of the world’s most talented guitarists, Australia’s own Phil Emmanuel… and more.
Check out the gallery up top to take a look back.