We are saddened to report the unfortunate death of Willie Spence. The American Idol contestant reportedly met with a car accident that claimed his life. He was the runner-up of season 19 and won many hearts. Tributes poured in for the late contestant ever since the devastating piece of news appeared online. No one seems to believe the fact that Willie has left the world and has made everyone shattered. Apart from paying tributes, people are also searching for his cause of death. Here, in this article, check what happened to him.
According to reports, Willie Spence was involved in a tragic accident that eventually resulted in his death. A Facebook post announced the news to the world. It was written that they have no further details at this time and that they extend their condolences to Willie’s family, friends, and fans. “He was an extraordinary talent and a ray of light to millions across the world. He will be missed.” added the post further. It is reported that Willie was only 23 years old at the time of his passing. Apart from announcing the news, the family did not release any statement about his death.
How Did Willie Spence Die?
Before his death, Spence uploaded a video of himself singing in a vehicle on Instagram with the caption that read, “Lord you are my hiding place”. Spence’s friend, K Michelle, took to social media to upload a tributary message. She posted a series of photos and videos of the duo spending time together and wrote that she is in shock. Adding further, she wrote that he was one of her favorite rebels and that he just dm her last week about her new single. Michelle wrote that she was so happy that the world got to experience that amazing gift she have.
Ever since the saddening piece of news surfaced on social media, Willie Spence’s well-wishers have been expressing their sadness. It is no doubt to say that everyone was shocked to hear about the American Idol contestant’s death and thus they filled social media with tributary messages. His appearance on American Idol Season 19 really helped him gain popularity. He sang some amazing songs during the show and entertained the fans. He has around 483k followers on his verified Instagram account. Our team also pays him heartfelt tributes and respects and extends our deepest condolences to his family and friends. Follow Social Telecast for more updates.