Troy Sneed American musician and Grammy-nominated singer dies from complications with the coronavirus. He was 52.
The news of his death was confirmed by the Sneed’s publicist Bill Carpenter who said the singer died early Monday at a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida.
The singer have won many Grammy nomination for his work on the Youth For Christ’s 1999 album “Higher.”
The Hallelujah praise singer have traveled throughout the United States early in his career to sing the gospel with the Georgia Mass Choir. He arranged music on their albums and appeared with the choir in 1996 film “The Preacher’s Wife,” starring Whitney Houston and Denzel Washington.
Sneed helped form Youth For Christ, which was comprised of members between the ages of 12 and 18 from the Georgia Mass Choir. He served as a producer on Youth For Christ’s “The Struggle Is Over,” which landed at No. 1 on Billboard’s gospel songs chart in 2006.
Sneed was married to Emily who with him started their Emtro Record label which has signed many popular gospel musicians in America, like the artists from Alvin Darling & Celebration and Rev. Rudolph McKissick.