Country Star Joe Diffie Dies From Coronavirus At 61, Singers Pay Tribute
Country music singer Joe Diffie died on Sunday from complications related to coronavirus (COVID-19), according to a press release from his spokesperson. He was 61.Diffie was one of the most popular country singers of the 90s. He had 20 Top 10 country hits, with five that went all the way to No. 1. His top hits include “Bigger Than The Beatles,” “Third Rock From The Sun,” “Pickup Man,” “Home” and “If The Devil Danced (In Empty Pockets).” He also wrote songs for stars like Tim McGraw, Conway Twitty and Jo Dee Messina.Diffie, a Tulsa, Oklahoma native, was a member of the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fa...
Country music star Joe Diffie dies of coronavirus
Washington (AFP) - Joe Diffie, a Grammy award-winning country music singer who had several chart-topping hits in the 1990s, has died of coronavirus. He was 61.Diffie's death was announced on his Facebook page, which said he died on Sunday "from complications of coronavirus."His death came just two days after he had announced that he had tested positive for the virus and was receiving medical care."My family and I are asking for privacy at this time," he said. "We want to remind the public and all my fans to be vigilant, cautious and careful during this pandemic."Diffie, who was from Oklahoma, ...