Posts tagged "Troy Gentry"

Troy Gentry’s Widow Files Suit Against Helicopter Manufacturer Over Death

Angie Gentry is looking to sue Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation and Keystone Helicopter Corporation for multiple defects in their vehicles.

Kelly Brickey • February 20, 2018

In Memoriam – Country Music Greats We Lost in 2017

Country music lost many great artists and musicians in 2017, including Troy Gentry, Glen Campbell, Mel Tillis, and more.

Chuck Dauphin • December 15, 2017

Eddie Montgomery To Embark on First Tour without Troy Gentry

“I’m anxious to get back out on the road and play some new music for our friends and fans,” Montgomery said in a press release.

Kelly Brickey • December 4, 2017

Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry Talks About Moving Forward

Montgomery remembers the crash as “a horrific day,” which changed the course of his life and career from then on out.

Kelly Brickey • November 15, 2017

Troy Gentry’s Wife and Daughter Attend CMA Awards in His Honor

Gentry’s bandmate Eddie Montgomery also paid tribute to his friend during the 2017 CMA Awards, surprising the audience when he joined Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts onstage to sing their hit, “My Town.”

Cillea Houghton • November 9, 2017

Eddie Montgomery Joins Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts To Honor Troy Gentry at CMA Awards

Gentry’s wife and one of his daughters were in the audience, with his wife shedding tears as they sang her late husband’s famous single.

Kelly Brickey • November 8, 2017

Montgomery Gentry Sets Album Release Date for February

Their last album together as a duo, Here’s to You, will be released sometime in February.

Kelly Brickey • November 8, 2017

Montgomery Gentry Pays Tribute to Troy Gentry with ‘Better Me’ Lyric Video

“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,” Eddie Montgomery shares. 

Kelly Brickey • October 19, 2017

Eddie Montgomery Makes First Statement Since Troy Gentry’s Death

“Our world was turned upside down in an instant and nothing could have prepared us for this,” Montgomery shared in a statement to the press.

Lauren Laffer • September 25, 2017

Eddie Montgomery’s Wife Thankful for ‘Outpouring of Love’ Following Troy Gentry’s Death

“We want to thank you for the outpouring of love, comfort, and prayers,” Jennifer Montgomery shared. 

Lauren Jo Black • September 18, 2017

Little Big Town Pays Tribute to Troy Gentry at the Ryman

Covering Montgomery Gentry’s 2002 hit, “My Town,” Little Big Town’s one-of-a-kind harmonies were put on display for all to hear.

Lauren Jo Black • September 18, 2017

Troy Gentry Takes the Lead in New Montgomery Gentry Song, ‘Better Me’

Friends of Gentry say the track was deeply personal and autobiographical for the singer.

Lauren Jo Black • September 15, 2017

Little Big Town, Vince Gill Honor Troy Gentry at Emotional Memorial Service

Family, friends, fans, and colleagues of the late Troy Gentry poured into the Grand Ole Opry House to pay their respects to the singer.

Lauren Jo Black • September 14, 2017

NTSB Report Blames Faulty Engine for Troy Gentry Helicopter Accident

The NTSB has reported that the pilot “was unable to control engine rpm with throttle inputs.”

Lauren Laffer • September 13, 2017

Troy Gentry’s Helicopter Ride Was a ‘Spur Of The Moment’ Decision

The decision to take flight in a helicopter was a “spur of the moment” decision that ultimately cost Troy Gentry his life.

Lauren Laffer • September 11, 2017

Funeral Arrangements for Troy Gentry Announced

Troy Gentry’s life will be celebrated with a public service held at the Grand Ole Opry House on September 14.

Lauren Laffer • September 11, 2017

Dan + Shay Share Touching Musical Tribute to Troy Gentry

“Today, in honor of Troy, we’re gonna do one of our favorite songs of all time…” Shay Mooney says in the clip. 

Lauren Jo Black • September 9, 2017

Country Music Community ‘Shocked,’ ‘Heartbroken’ Over the Deaths of Troy Gentry and Don Williams

As news of their deaths spread, many country artists took to Twitter to express their sadness and send prayers to the families of the deceased. 

Lauren Jo Black • September 9, 2017

Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry Dies in Helicopter Crash

Troy Gentry of award-winning duo Montgomery Gentry has died in a helicopter crash. 

Lauren Jo Black • September 8, 2017