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Heavy Metal Singer Riley Gale Dies at 35

Heavy Metal Singer Riley Gale Dies at 35

Riley Gale has sadly passed away at the young age of 35.

The musician was the lead singer for thrash metal band Power Trip, and the band announced his passing in a statement on social media.

“It is with the greatest of sadness we must announce that our lead singer and brother Riley Gale passed away last night,” the statement reads. “Riley was a friend, a brother, a son. Riley was both a larger than life rock star and a humble and giving friend.”

It continues, “He touched so many lives through his lyrics and through his huge heart. He treated everyone he met as a friend and he always took care of his friends. We will celebrate Riley’s life and never forget the great works of music, charity, and love that he left behind. You, the fans, meant so much to him, please know how special you are. If you have a memory of Riley please share it, no matter how small, as we remember him.”

No cause of death has been released at this moment.

We’re sending thoughts to Riley’s loved ones during this difficult time.

Power Trip was reportedly at work on their third album.

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