Upon his death, Pride left behind a musical legacy that led to his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2000.

This Saturday, the death of Charley Pride , considered the first African  – American superstar in modern country music , at the age of 86, was confirmed due to COVID-19 .

According to Variety , 2911 Media confirmed his death, which occurred on December 12 in Dallas , Texas.

His last public appearance was in November, when he received a lifetime achievement award from the Country Music Association .

At the moment, the origin of his infection is unknown , because during the awards ceremony he gave negative in the PCR tests.

Upon his death, Pride left a musical legacy that led to his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2000 .

In addition, he won three Grammys .

Among his best known works are ” Kiss an Angel Good Mornin ‘ “, ” Is Anybody Goin’ to San Antone ” and ” All I Have to Offer You Is Me “.

Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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