Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry killed In Helicopter Crash

The powerful vocalist (left In the picture above) behind hits like "Something To Be Proud Of" and "Hillbilly Shoes" was touring New Jersey when tragedy struck.

Troy Gentry, one half of the award-winning duo Montgomery Gentry, passed away this afternoon when a helicopter crashed in New Jersey. He was 50 years old His representative's statement is below: