Is Kevin Sharp still alive I knew he had cancer

Sadly, Platinum Country Recording Artist Kevin Sharp died on April 19, 2014, his website confirmed http://www.kevinsharp.com/.

Kevin Sharp, who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. Sharp's sister Mary Huston said he died at his mother's Fair Oaks, California, home, at 10:49 p.m. Saturday of complications from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues.

He gained fame with the release of "Nobody Knows," a single on Sharp’s 1996 debut album, "Measure of a Man." He released two other albums, "Make A Wish" in 2005 and "Love Is" in 1998.

Born in 1970 in Redding, California, he was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer, as a high school senior. Sharp overcame it after two years of radiation and chemotherapy.

Kevin Sharp is remembered by fellow Country Artists Wayne Warner and Jimmy Fortune. Read more at Billboard.

Updated on Tuesday, April 29 2014 at 04:12AM EDT
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