By: Renee Grant
The country music world is still reeling from the sudden loss of Troy Gentry on Friday, September 8th. Gentry died in a helicopter crash in Medford, NJ.
As one-half of the duo Montgomery Gentry with Eddie Montgomery, Troy enjoyed a successful career that began in the 90’s.Gentry was on his way to a show with Montgomery when the crash happened.
The pair last performed at the Grand Ole Opry on July 1st; the famed venue is also where Gentry’s public memorial will be held tomorrow, September 14th.
They performed one of their biggest hits, Where I Come From, onstage at the Opry and the crowd showed them a warm reception from beginning to end.
Watch the group’s final performance on the hallowed stage below and remember the life of an amazing musician.