Jason, Morgan, And More Pay Tribute To Toby Keith
The country music family woke up today to the sad news of the death of country superstar Toby Keith at age 62 after a battle with stomach cancer.
As comments and thoughts about Keith will come in on social media all day long, we gathered some of the latest reactions to his passing.
Morgan Wallen on Insta Stories: “RIP: A Country Music and American Legend.”
Jason Aldean on Instagram:” Just waking up to the news of Toby Keith’s passing. Today is a sad day for Country music and its fans. Toby was a huge presence in our business and someone we all looked up to and respected. You and your music will be forever remembered, big man.”
Chris Young posted a photo of Keith’s song “Should’ve Been A Cowboy” on Instagram and wrote, “All I’ll be listening to today… Sad day #RIP.”
Dustin Lynch on Instagram: “Thank you @tobykeith, you inspired me and the next generation of cowboys. We’ll ride on with you and make sure our flag flies high.”
Cole Swindell on Insta Stories: “So sad waking up to this new. Life is short. Tell folks you love them while you can.”
Russell Dickerson posted a video of himself and friends at the base of a ski mountain on Insta Stories. He wrote, “Toby blasting at the base this am… RIP to a true pioneer.” His friend said, “Rest in peace, Toby Keith.”
Oliver Anthony on Insta Stores: “I am heartbroken hearing the news this morning. He inspired millions through his music and united the Nation at a time when we needed it the most. He may be gone in the flesh, but he will always be with us in spirit through his music. Long live the cowboy from Oklahoma, Mr. Toby Keith.”
Hailey Whitters on Insta Stories; “dang, I covered ‘Should’ve Been A Cowboy” in every bar at every gig I ever cut my teeth on. Godspeed, Toby Keith. Thank you for the songs.”