Troy Gentry Killed in Crash

Troy Gentry Killed in Crash

Troy Gentry, of Montgomery Gentry, Killed in Crash Troy Gentry, of Montgomery Gentry, Killed in Crash

September 8, 2017

Fans of country music duo Montgomery Gentry were shocked this afternoon to hear of the death of Troy Gentry. The 50-year-old singer died in a helicopter crash in Medford, New Jersey. The band officially announced the news via Twitter.

It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was tragically killed in a helicopter crash which took place at approximately 1:00 p.m. today in Medford, New Jersey. The duo was scheduled to perform tonight at the Flying W Airport & Resort in Medford. Troy Gentry was 50 years old. Details of the crash are unknown. Troy Gentry's family wishes to acknowledge all of the kind thoughts and prayers and asks for privacy at this time.

The duo released their first album, Tattoos & Scars in 1999 and delivered a string of hits throughout the early 2000s including "Hillbilly Shoes," "My Town," "Gone" and "Something To Be Proud Of." 

Fellow singer-songwriters took to Twitter to express their shock, including Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley, Terri Clark, Travis Tritt, Sammy Kershaw and more.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Secretary Perdue Speaks to the Heartland

    Secretary Perdue Speaks to the Heartland

    Friday, February 15 2019 11:52 AM EST2019-02-15 16:52:36 GMT

    Appearing LIVE, the Ag Secretary took calls from viewers and addressed matters that are top-of-mind for the farmers, ranchers and residents all across rural America.

    Appearing LIVE, the Ag Secretary took calls from viewers and addressed matters that are top-of-mind for the farmers, ranchers and residents all across rural America.

  • AARP Live Minute Looks at Romance Scams

    AARP Live Minute Looks at Romance Scams

    Thursday, February 14 2019 4:29 PM EST2019-02-14 21:29:13 GMT

    February 14, 2019 AARP works to connect Americans from the big city to rural America. The organization has partnered with RFD-TV to present AARP Live Minutes each Thursday as part of their dedication to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age. In this AARP Live Minute: AARP looks at romance scams and the five warning signs you may be being scammed. 

    February 14, 2019 AARP works to connect Americans from the big city to rural America. The organization has partnered with RFD-TV to present AARP Live Minutes each Thursday as part of their dedication to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age. In this AARP Live Minute: AARP looks at romance scams and the five warning signs you may be being scammed. 

  • Farm Bill Still Facing Hurdles to Implementation

    Farm Bill Still Facing Hurdles to Implementation

    Thursday, February 14 2019 2:41 PM EST2019-02-14 19:41:09 GMT

    As lawmakers race to keep the government open, experts predict the challenges of implementing a Farm Bill will go beyond the looming possible government shutdown.

    As lawmakers race to keep the government open, experts predict the challenges of implementing a Farm Bill will go beyond the looming possible government shutdown.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 Frankly and RFDTV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service , and Ad Choices .