Country Stars Remember Don Williams on Social Media, Including Luke Bryan, Chris Young, Toby Keith, Kenny Rogers & More

Country Stars Remember Don Williams on Social Media, Including Luke Bryan, Chris Young, Toby Keith, Kenny Rogers & More

Don Williams, who parlayed a smooth baritone singing style into country music stardom, died on Sept. 8 following a short illness at age 78. Don was a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and won the CMA Male Vocalist of the Year award in 1978.

Many country stars shared their remembrances of “The Gentle Giant” on social media, and we’ve included some of them below.

photo courtesy CMA

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