Nobody Knows singer, Kevin Sharp has died at the age 43 on April 19 from Complications due to Cancer. He died at his mother's home in Fair Oaks, Calif.
Kevin Sharp has been diagnosed with cancer at a young age despite being treated but still does not show any improvement. Since he did Chemotherapy and radiation treatment, his life began getting annoyed said Mary Huston
She said "He had a good, strong heart", "He's not hurting anymore."
We learn from his website that he died due to complications from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues.
Based on the 1998 story from Music City News, Sharp who grew up in a large family and from an early age, Sharp already has a dream to become a singer.
During high school, he was diagnosed with bone cancer which later spread to his lungs. This disease later brings sharp with producer and songwriter David Foster through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
David Foster, a songwriter who is known for his work as producer for such successful musical artists such as Michael Jackson and Celine Dion. He helped Sharp for years undergoing chemotherapy and a determination to wean himself from Painkillers after the cancer went into remission.
It was around the mid-90s, Sharp worked at an amusement park for the sake of earning his living. He then got a recording contract of his songs and managed to get 1st place in the top country chart “Nobody Knows " and then followed by his other songs including " She's Sure Taking It Well" and "If You Love Somebody. "
He said, was “like learning how to swim by somebody throwing you into the deep end of the swimming pool,”
Sharp said he never forgot the Make-A-Wish Foundation because it has passed with his own highs and lows, becoming a rep and getting a tattoo of the organization’s logo on his chest.
The following year, Sharp also became a motivational speaker and traveling to various countries, from his website, we learned that Sharp has also written a book called “Tragedy’s Gift”
He told Country Weekly, his desire to help others give hope to himself to keep on living.
Cited from washingtonpost.com, Singers and industry insiders expressed their condolences on Twitter.
“Sorry to hear of the passing of Kevin Sharp, " wrote Mark Wills.
“My fellow country artist Kevin Sharp passed away last night and went to spend Easter with Jesus. My prayers to the family “tweeted Billy Dean.
Goodbye Country Music Singer, Kevin Sharp
Here's a famous song from Kevin Sharp "Nobody Knows"