Korn guitarist Brian Welch has posted a new post on his official Instagram page and shared his feelings after the unexpected death of Grammy-winning legendary country-pop singer, Kenny Rogers.

One of the names that dominated the country-pop music charts especially in the ’70s and ’80s, Kenny Rogers passed away at the age of 81.

The spokesperson of the artist announced that the singer has died at his family home for natural reasons. In addition, the spokesperson added that the funeral of the artist will be held at a later date due to the coronavirus epidemic.

After the artist’s death, Brian Welch took to social media to pay his tribute for the legendary musician with an emotional message. On the other hand, many followers stopped in the comment section to show their respect for the late artist.

Here’s what Brian Welch wrote:

“RIP Kenny Rogers… Heard his voice a lot growing up 🙏💙”

A fan named d_jsmith01 commented and said:

“When I was young when Kenny Rogers was heard, on a Saturday morning that was my moms’ way of saying get your ass up and start cleaning. Of course, it’s was a run to the front door to avoid cleaning. RIP”

Another fan named kkcollins14 wrote:

“Such a big piece of my childhood. Such a sad day.”

See the Instagram post below.