We are so sad and shocked. He visited the station and the Gulf Coast many times and he was always one of our favorites. RIP Troy.
"Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was killed in a helicopter crash today (Sept. 8), at approximately 1 p.m. 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."