Gone but will never be forgotten, Kevin Sharp will forever remain in our memories. His contribution to the country music industry is incomparable. With this, let’s go ahead and reminisce one of the most soulful country artists through his tear-jerking hit “Somebody’s Baby.”
Some other nostalgic songs of Kevin Sharp includes “Nobody Knows,” “If She Only Knew,” and “There’s Only You.” These songs can make your eyes water and pierce your hearts. Furthermore, Kevin Sharp outpours so many emotions into his songs that it can be realized through the singles as mentioned above.
Bit About Kevin Sharp…
Kevin Sharp was born in Redding, California on December 10, 1970. At the age of seven, his family decided to move to Weiser, Idaho to have a better life. Since then, he performed musicals in high school and stayed active in music.
Kevin Sharp’s Health…
Beginning in 1989, when he was still in high school, Sharp started to, most of the time, experiencing dizziness and fatigue. As a high school senior, he was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. The cancer had already spread out to his lungs, and he was given a little chance for a recovery.
Due to his illness, his family sought help from “Make-A-Wish Foundation,” which grants wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses. There he met the record producer, David Foster, who helped him boost his music career. After two years of chemotherapy and radiation treatment, Sharp’s cancer went into remission, although he permanently lost all of his hair.
Kevin Sharp died at the age of 43 on April 19, 2014, due to complications from cancer treatment specifically from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues.
Moreover, Kevin Sharp spent much of his adult life battling cancer. Nevertheless, we were able to witness his works of art. He is indeed, one of the most talented country artists. He will always remain in our hearts. We are grateful to his songs that continuously motivate us.
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If She Only Knew, Kevin Sharp, Nobody Knows, Somebody's Baby, There’s Only You