Heartbroken Country Stars React To Troy Gentry’s Death

Heartbroken Country Stars React To Troy Gentry’s Death | Country Music Videos

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The country music community is currently in mourning following the tragic death of Troy Gentry, one half of the popular country duo Montgomery Gentry

On Friday (September 8), reports started circulating that the duo’s show at the Flying W Airport & Resort had been canceled following a helicopter crash. Later, Montgomery Gentry’s official Twitter confirmed the sad news that Troy passed away following the crash.

Once the news was confirmed, country stars flocked to social media to express their grief. Many artists had the chance to work with Troy over the years, others looked up to him, and many considered him a friend.

This list shows the reactions of only a few of the many artists whose lives Troy touched…

Shooter Jennings

Travis Tritt

Jake Owen

Danielle Bradbery

Josh Gracin

Lee Brice

Brad Paisley

Josh Turner

CMT’s Cody Alan

Terri Clark

Big & Rich

The Grand Ole Opry

Chris Young

Clay Walker

Rascal Flatts

Charlie Daniels

Justin Moore

Little Big Town

John Michael Montgomery (Eddie Montgomery’s Brother)

Blake Shelton

Our prayers go out to Troy’s family, his bandmate Eddie Montgomery, and all of his friends. May he rest in peace.

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