Eddie Montgomery Releases First Statement Since Passing of Troy Gentry

Just weeks after the tragic death of his longtime musical partner, Troy GentryEddie Montgomery has released a statement. The heartfelt message came to fans via email about the pair’s new song, “Better Me.”

Eddie says:

Our world was turned upside down in an instant and nothing could have prepared us for this,” he writes. “Over the past few months me and T-Roy have been working on what I think is the best record of our career. In the last few weeks we had been talking about what our first single would be. Then on September 8, none of that mattered.”

‘Better Me’ is a song we all loved and Troy sings his ass off on it,” He continues. “It speaks volumes about his life and who he had become and everybody he touched and how much he loved his family. I am so proud of this song and also to call him my friend, my family, my brother for 30 years.”