According to reports, Gabriel Diniz was on his way to girlfriend Karoline Calheiros' birthday party. The plane's landing destination was Maceió.

Gabriel's friend, soccer player Roberto Firmino, took to Instagram to pay tribute to his late pal. 

"There are things that are hard to believe, the chip does not fall," he wrote alongside a video of Gabriel performing. "The message of love and joy that you left here on earth was incredible. Glad to have met you. Rest in peace."

Our thoughts are with Gabriel's loved ones during this heartbreaking time.