The passing of legendary singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle was announced via Facebook about 25 minutes ago. Justin Townes Earle left behind many incredible records with songs that will be celebrated for centuries.
The Facebook message reads:
“It is with tremendous sadness that we inform you of the passing of our son, husband, father and friend Justin. So many of you have relied on his music and lyrics over the years and we hope that his music will continue to guide you on your journeys.
You will be missed dearly Justin 💔
“I’ve crossed oceans
Fought freezing rain and blowing sand
I’ve crossed lines and roads and wondering rivers
Just looking for a place to land”
📷 by @thejoshuablackwilkins”
These are my favorite songs by Justin Townes Earle: