Keith Urban pays tribute to Glenn Frey with 'Take It Easy' cover on piano: watch

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GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Keith Urban performs live as part of the Summer Concert Series on 'Good Morning America,' 7/9/14, airing on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Lou Rocco/ABC via Getty Images)
GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Keith Urban performs live as part of the Summer Concert Series on 'Good Morning America,' 7/9/14, airing on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Lou Rocco/ABC via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 11: Country music singer/songwriter Keith Urban Performs On ABC's 'Good Morning America' at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park on July 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 13: Keith Urban attends the Celebrate Life Ball at Grand Hyatt Melbourne on June 13, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 13: Actress Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban attend the Celebrate Life Ball at Grand Hyatt Melbourne on June 13, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07: Keith Urban performs during the 2014 CMA Festival at LP Field on June 7, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagic)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07: Keith Urban and Sara Evans perform at the 2014 CMA Festival on June 7, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07: Keith Urban attends the 2014 CMA Festival on June 7, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 04: Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban attend the 2014 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 4, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Mike Coppola/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 04: Keith Urban performs onstage during the 2014 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 4, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Mike Coppola/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 04: Actress Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban attend the 2014 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 4, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Mike Coppola/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: Keith Urban arrives at Fox's 'American Idol' XIII Finale held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on May 21, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 04: Keith Urban attends the 2014 CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena on June 4, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: (L-R) American Idol Judges Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban onstage during Fox's 'American Idol' XIII Finale at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on May 21, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 15: Judge Keith Urban onstage at FOX's 'American Idol XIII' Top 3 to 2 Live Performance Show on May 15, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Tyler Golden/FOX via Getty Images)
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NASHVILLE, TN - MAY 06: Keith Urban performs on stage during Keith Urban's Fifth Annual 'We're All 4 The Hall' Benefit Concert at the Bridgestone Arena on May 6, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum)
NASHVILLE, TN - MAY 06: Keith Urban performs on stage during Keith Urban's Fifth Annual 'We're All 4 The Hall' Benefit Concert at the Bridgestone Arena on May 6, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 23: (L-R) Judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, Grumpy Cat and host Ryan Seacrest onstage at FOX's 'American Idol XIII' Top 6 Live Performance Show on April 23, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Becker/FOX via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 06: Singer Keith Urban arrives at the 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 06: Recording artist RaeLynn (L) takes a selfie with recording artist Keith Urban during the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christopher Polk/ACMA2014/Getty Images for ACM)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 06: Singer Keith Urban performs onstage during the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 06: Recording artists Carrie Underwood (L) and Keith Urban attend the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christopher Polk/ACMA2014/Getty Images for ACM)
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Keith Urban paid his respects in song to the late Glenn Frey on his Facebook page late Monday night.

Seated simply at a piano, Urban played a reverent version of the Eagles classic "Take it Easy" (co-written by Jackson Browne and Frey).

Glenn Frey, Eagles Guitarist, Dies at 67

"So deeply saddened tonight to hear of Glenn Frey's passing. Way too young.... Blessings to all of his family and the Eagles! - KU," the American Idol judge wrote on Facebook.

Frey died at age 67 on Monday. Watch the cover below:

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So deeply saddened tonight to hear of Glenn Frey's passing. Way too young.... Blessings to all of his family and the Eagles! - KU

Posted by Keith Urban on Monday, January 18, 2016

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Keith Urban pays tribute to Glenn Frey with 'Take It Easy' cover on piano: watch
"These cloudy days, make you wanna cry. It breaks your heart when someone leaves and you don't know why " Glenn Frey
I was shocked to hear about Glenn Frey passing away – it was a real blow to hear. Love & Mercy to Glenn’s family tonight. – Brian
His music was personally inspirational, his impact immeasurable, his legacy timeless. #glennfrey #heartachetonight
MT: Shocker. My friend from the early days, and important member of Eagles, has died. We loved you, Glenn Frey.
Glenn once asked me "what do you think of the name 'Eagles?'" I said "The Eagles. Great." He said "no, Eagles." The group is "Eagles."
R.I. P. Glenn Frey. Deepest condolences to his family and #Eagles.
Thank you Glenn Frey. Thank you. RIP
RIP Glenn Frey. Thank you for the songs and inspiration to so many. Missed by all. - T
RIP, Glenn Frey. Travel to the stars safely, bro. https://t.co/jVDPy5zkLe
....sigh Glenn Frey belongs to the city still. damn man. all these legends man.....#TheEagles
R.I.P. Glen Frey....Thank you for all the great songs and powerful lyrics...Jesus can the reaper please take break for awhile.....
SHOCKED to report the death of GLENN FREY. Eagle & brilliant songwriter. We shared some memories at RRHOF. Shocked.. https://t.co/0uVYgaKVIT
"People don't run out of dreams - people just run out of time." - Glenn Frey
Joining the heavenly band... RIP Glenn Frey... https://t.co/U8O5flGuKx
Heartbroken over Glenn Frey's death. Terrible news.
Thanks for the amazing music you gave the world, Glenn Frey. #rip
RIP Glen Frey. Great songwriter. Whether you like it or not.
One of Lady A's biggest influences has always been The Eagles. Heartbroken to hear we lost another great music icon. 💔 #rip #glennfrey
Glenn Frey was a friend and a wonderful man...we will all miss you 🎤Take It Easy:)
My heart is saddened by the loss of one of the greatest!! May you rest in peace Glenn Frey..
One of the greatest voices, musicians, contributors and collaborators to rock n roll music has passed away. RIP Glenn Frey
R.I.P yet another legend today. Glenn Frey of the the Eagles.... Ur music is imbedded in my brain til the day I die, u will be missed!!
Glenn Frey, you will be sorely missed. Thank you for all you gave us.
RIP Glenn Frey, I have spent so many wistful hours wishing I was the protagonist of "You Belong to the City."
RIP Glenn Frey. It seems like forever that the Eagles music coincided with my entire adult life.Say it ain't so. https://t.co/taGJqMoEQ9
We lost another legend . #RIP Glenn Frey. Way too young. Love this family. Losing legends so young reminds us all how precious life is.
Glenn Frey. I’m shocked. A brilliant songwriter and a really good guy. Talented, funny, cynical and sweet. - Huey https://t.co/fgFVlZOEnX
yes, I was/am an eagles fan. RIP Glenn Frey. another week, another great lost. https://t.co/IcACysQaeN
So sad to hear of the passing of Glenn Frey. I had the great pleasure of knowing him and he was beyond gracious. Praying for his family. RIP
Wow... What a terrible week for music. RIP Glenn Frey..
All those incredible songs we grew up with. Thank you Glenn Frey. R.I.P.
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David Bowie and now Glenn Frey. We're losing too many great artists this year. #RIP
Glenn Frey, such an amazing song writer, singer, musician, rest in peace.
Over the holidays I was explaining to my teenage nephew the greatness of Glenn Frey's music. https://t.co/uYwj7KuZm2
RIP Glenn Frey, truly one of our great American songwriters...
People I respect and love are just leaving us too fast ,, Now we have Lost Glenn Frey who was a member of the... https://t.co/94Dxse4OF7
In total shock with the passing of Glenn Frey. Bowie, RIckman....tough week. :-( https://t.co/NW9623lIdN
We are saddened to have lost this guy today. Another legend gone. @GlennFrey https://t.co/mmWllEnz1v
A photo from the day I first met Glenn Frey and got to be an "Eagle" for a day. -1993 https://t.co/gur4seY9qH
Well, God damn it. #Glennfrey. Too much https://t.co/5AqvG93nYy
Sad day for rock n roll..Glenn Frey one of the greatest singer songwriters to walk the earth. #legend #TheEagles https://t.co/dHwYZUqInf
So upsetting to hear about the passing of Glenn Frey... #RIP
Thoughts & Prayers To The Family, Friends & Fans Of Eagle, Glenn Frey...Another Talented & Sad Loss... https://t.co/vXZrgVoarP
Real Music. Real Musicians. Don Henley on his friend Glenn Frey... https://t.co/1w8PIm9Ev4
RIP #glennfrey . THANK YOU for the beautiful music. It inspired so many. #TheresAHoleInTheWorldTonight https://t.co/iONrHhCPdw
Rest well Glenn Frey. So grateful for the soundtrack you gave my life. My love to all who knew him.
So saddened and shocked by the loss of Glenn Frey. Thank you for the music that paved the way for so many others.
Thank you Glenn Frey for the most amazing music I could ever wish to have grown up on. The greatest songs of all time, so sad.
God Bless you Glenn Frey. #RIP
So very sad to hear the news of Glenn Frey. There is gonna be a heartache tonight. You will be missed❤️
In addition to a killer voice and masterful songwriting skills #glennfrey played 1 of the greatest guitar solos ever https://t.co/R1NK9ZsI7G
Oh man #Glennfrey died? What are they putting in the water recently? #TheEagles
RIP Glenn Frey, I have spent so many wistful hours wishing I was the protagonist of "You Belong to the City."
"It may be rainin', but there's a rainbow above you." We love you, #Glenn Frey.
So sad to hear of the passing of Glenn Frey. I had the great pleasure of knowing him and he was beyond gracious. Praying for his family. RIP
Glenn Frey, a founding member of The Eagles, died Monday, the band announced. He was 67 https://t.co/r1T2N2Wcvz
R.I.P yet another legend today. Glenn Frey of the the Eagles.... Ur music is imbedded in my brain til the day I die, u will be missed!!
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