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WATCH: Jason Aldean Honors Troy Gentry With 'Lonely and Gone' Performance

September 11, 2017

Jason Aldean honored fellow country artist, Troy Gentry, at his tour stop in Holmdel, New Jersey a day after his passing. He paid tribute to his good friend with a performance of Montgomery Gentry's "Lonely and Gone."

Gentry tragically died in a helicopter crash on September 8. He was en route to a show later that night and details of the incident are still unknown.

Read the full statement, here.

Jason Aldean is currently in the midst of his 2017 They Don't Know Tour.