Nicholas Lloyd Webber, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s son, died tragically.

On March 25, Broadway composer Andrew Lloyd Webber confirmed the terrible loss of his son, Nicholas “Nick” Lloyd Webber. Before his death at 43, the film composer and music producer was diagnosed with stomach cancer.

Andrew provided an update on his status on March 23, stating that his son had pneumonia and had been placed in hospice care.

“I am heartbroken to have to announce the death of my beloved elder son Nick a few hours ago at Basingstoke Hospital,” Andrew said in a statement. “His entire family has gathered, and we are all heartbroken. Thank you for your kind words during this trying time.”