The helicopter that crashed on Friday (Sept. 8) and killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry and a pilot experienced mechanical issues for several minutes before the fatal accident, 911 audio has revealed.
There have been a lot of great duos in country music but I think Montgomery Gentry is one of the most overlooked when we start naming the best of all time. Eddie and Troy have put out so many anthemic smashes over the years and seem to be underappreciated as far as I'm concerned.
This is the time of year when you start to see all sorts of country celebrities showing up on different types of shows to promote country music and the upcoming ACM Awards. The Price is Right game show has been one of the big supporters of the show throughout the years with country stars showing up on the show to promote the ACM's.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry. Eddie's 19 year old son Hunter died on Sunday after being in a serious accident. We, as a country music community, feel for Eddie and his family and offer our prayers of strength and understanding in this difficult time.
News of two Russian bombers flying just off the coast of California didn't sit well with many Americans, including Montgomery Gentry's Eddie Montgomery. The singer vented on Twitter with a 12-tweet message criticizing the handling of a few recent social and political events, and politicians in Washington, D.C.