Famous American singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle found dead at the age of 38. The American singer is famous for his Old Timey Root Music and modern-day Americana. He died because of his addiction to undisclosed things. The news arrives from his Facebook page. His FB page says ‘It is with tremendous sadness that we inform you of the passing of our son, husband, father, and friend Justin’.
How Did Justin Townes die?
It is sad news for the industry that a singer like Justin died at an early age. Everyone is showing their grief to this legend. Everyone wants to know what is the cause of death. But speculation is that his addiction leads him to his death. Justin left behind a fortune for his wife and a younger daughter.
Is Steve Earle and Justin Earle Related?
Justin Townes Earle was the son of Steve Townes Earle. He was born in 1982 and his father also a great country music singer. His father named him after another singer famous singer of America Townes Van Zandt. His father was his idle and mentor. He had a tough early life he dropped of school and travel on tour with his father and battled with the addiction at an early age. Earle started his music life with a couple of Nashville bands including the Distributors and the Swindlers.
How many awards Justin achieved?
It is no doubt that Justin is a remarkable singer and his greatness can be seen through his achievements. He was born in 1982 and a son of Steve Earle a country singer. In his lifetime he earned American Music Award two times and beside this, he was able to win many other small and prestigious awards. His song “Harlem River Blues” become his highest debut on the Billboard 200 charts and ranked at 47.