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INDIO, CA - April 29: Kane Brown performs onstage during 2018 Stagecoach California's Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 29, 2018 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach)

— Nicole Barlage

Kenny Dixon, Kane Brown’s drummer, was killed in a car accident on Saturday, the band confirmed to WSB-TV in Atlanta. He was 27.

The band’s statement said, “It is with profound sadness and disbelief that we confirm we lost our drummer Kenny this weekend in a tragic car accident. Kenny was a member of our family from the very beginning, and our hearts are with his fiancée Sarah, his son and everyone who knew and loved him. He was truly one of the greatest and kindest people on and off stage we’ve ever known.”

At the time of the post it is unclear where the crash happened.

Kane Brown and Dixon’s fiance took to social media to pay tribute to Dixon.