Continuing to add to their legacy of hit songs even after Troy Gentry‘s tragic passing in September of 2017, the folks at their record label and his best friend and singing partner, Eddie Montgomery put together a heart-rending tribute to the late Southern rock powerhouse.
Montgomery Gentry have been a beloved part of the country music community for almost two decades, and in that time have scored many hits and been recognized as an unforgettable duo on stage.
Just before Gentry passed away in a helicopter crash in September 2017, the pair had completed their newest album which was scheduled for release sometime in 2018.
As the first single, “Better Me,” was issued in the wake of his passing as a reminder of the truly magical gift the duo possessed and a way to show folks the incredible music they had been working on.
So, their label has handcrafted one of the most moving and impressive tributes to the late artist in the form of a lyric video for the song.
“What can I say, this song says it all,” Eddie Montgomery said of the release. “Troy never sounded better. This video is like a walk down memory lane for me and T-Roy over the years. So many great memories. I am glad to share this with our friends.”
The video features clips and images of Troy Gentry performing alongside Montgomery and other, more personal photos of him with his treasured wife and family. The overwhelming emotion poured into this beautiful video is sure to leave you close to tears.
Watch Montgomery Gentry’s lyric video for “Better Me” below.