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RIP to Joe Bonsall of The Oak Ridge Boys

Longtime member of The Oak Ridge Boys, Joe Bonsall lost his battle to ALS and has died at the age of 76.   He was a 50-year member of the group and likewise a member of the Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame.

The CEO of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Kyle Young,  said in a statement. “[Joe] was as exciting a performer as any who ever hit a gospel or country stage. His tenor voice was high and clear, and his jovial spirit always provided a jolt of energy, immediately rousing audiences to come on in and take a load off. He certainly lightened our cares every time he sang.”

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