Naomi Judd: Country music stars, others flood social media with tributes to late singer

News of country legend Naomi Judd’s death spread quickly across social media late Saturday afternoon.

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Judd, whose daughters Wynona and Ashley Judd confirmed in a statement that they lost their “beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness,” was 76.

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Her influence was felt far beyond the country music niche, however.