This week, veteran musician Ted Nugent lost his brother, John Nugent, and saddened after this devastating news.

Later on, Ted Nugent made a statement and said that the pain will never go away but he believes his brother John is in heaven and this is what relieving him.

Also, Ted revealed his gratefulness to the community for their goodwill and positive messages and said that these messages are so important to get through this heartbreaking time.

Here is what Ted Nugent said:

“Well, the dust will never settle and the hurt will never go away, but dear God and brother John in heaven, the love, compassion, empathy, positive spirit, and deep beautiful understanding, so many of you have delivered me to me and my family at this time, makes me very proud to be a human being!

You would think all hate and negativity have vanished from earth with all the goodwill and positive spirit you people have provided us during this heartbreaking time having lost our beloved brother John. Thank you, thank you, thank you and god bless you all. We truly are Spirit Blood Brothers.”

You can read the statement below.

Two days ago, Ted announced this sad news from his official Instagram account, wrote an emotional letter about his brother and explained why the world is missing without him.

Here is what Ted Nugent wrote:

“Good-bye My Dear Hunting Brother John. I want you to know my younger brother John. He died this week at the age of 66, and the Nugent family is in a whirlwind of heartbreak. I’m not sure I can even get through this tribute to him.

If ever there was a glowing, positive force of nature, it was Johnny. The guy could light up a room and magnifya joyful spirit like no one I have ever known.

I don’t care what the mood may have been prior to John’s arrival, but immediately everybody had a smile on their face, laughter was in the air and everything turned positive”

Click here to read the whole letter from Ted Nugent.