September 27, 2022

Nation music singer Luke Bell has died after being reported lacking greater than per week in the past. He was 32 years outdated.

Bell was discovered useless in Tucson, Ariz., on Monday, close to the place he was reported lacking Aug. 20, the Tucson Police Division instructed the New York Submit. Authorities have but to verify his reason behind dying.

Bell’s buddy Matt Kinman, additionally a rustic singer, confirmed the information to music web site Saving Nation Music.

Born in Kentucky and raised in Wyoming, Bell acquired his begin taking part in in a band at an area bar, based on the location’s obituary.

“He was one of the vital real and magnetizing artists to grace the artwork type of nation music within the fashionable period,” it learn.

“And those that knew Luke Bell know that this evaluation is on no account hyperbole or flattery. Despite the fact that he solely launched one album, on this single quantity, Luke Bell captured a bygone period, an aura and vibe in nation music that eludes even probably the most expert and gifted nation music artists of right this moment.

“As troubled as he’s proficient, Luke Bell nonetheless left his mark. And thru the present of his music, Luke Bell leaves Earth and a nicer place than he discovered it,” the obituary continues.

Lots of his nation music contemporaries shared tributes after the information broke.

“Dude…Luke Bell…what the fuck. RIP to an actual one. I haven’t seen him in a very long time, and I used to be speaking about him the opposite day questioning what he was doing. Actually a tragic night time for nation music,” Joshua Hedley wrote.

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Mike and the Moonpies, a bunch, posted a shifting tribute on Fb.

“I vividly bear in mind the primary time I met Luke at Gap within the Wall over a decade in the past, right down to the garments he wore on his again. The person (and his music) left an impression,” the submit learn. “He was a real touring minstrel on this misplaced freeway. Do your self a favor and placed on some Luke Bell tunes tonight in his reminiscence. Relaxation in peace, my buddy.