Drummer for Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Usher, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, and countless other music stars, Aaron Spears has died at age 47. Check out the post below.
His family confirmed the news via Instagram. The drummer was nominated for a Grammy for his work on Usher’s 2004 album Confessions and had just turned 47 last week.
“It is with a heavy heart and overwhelming sadness that I share the news of the passing of my beloved husband, Aaron Spears,” Spears’ wife, Jessica, said in an Instagram post. “Aaron was not only an incredibly accomplished drummer, admired by many for his unparalleled talent and passion for music, but he was also a devoted father to our precious son, August. His love, guidance, and warmth were the pillars of our family, and his absence leaves a void that words cannot describe.
“We were blessed to have him in our lives, and his legacy will live on through the beautiful rhythms he created and the love he shared with us. We appreciate all the thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please remember Aaron for the incredible person he was and the amazing music he brought into our world. At this time we ask for privacy as we work our way through this.”
Drummer, Aaron Spears Died at Age 47