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Troy Sneed Biography – Troy Sneed Wiki

Troy Sneed born Troy Lenard Sneed, Jr. was an American gospel singer. He earned a Grammy nomination in 2000 for his work on the Youth For Christ’s 1999 album “Higher.”

Sneed launched his music career at Florida A & M University, where he studied education with a minor in music. He soon joined the school’s choir, and after he graduated, Savoy Records executive Rev. Milton Biggham offered him a position as the Georgia Mass Choir’s Assistant Minister of Music. During his time there, he traveled with the choir, arranged music on their albums and appeared with them in the 1996 film, “The Preacher’s Wife,” starring Whitney Houston and Denzel Washington.

As a solo artist, Sneed released seven albums and had several hit songs within the gospel realm including “Work It Out” and “My Heart Says Yes,” which both peaked at No. 2 on Billboard’s gospel chart. He’s also known for the upbeat “Hallelujah.”

Sneed and his wife, Emily, started their own record label Emtro, which is a blend of their first names. Their label became a success with a roster of artists from Alvin Darling & Celebration and Rev. Rudolph McKissick.

Troy Sneed Age

Troy Sneed was born on December 14, 1967, in Perry, Florida. He died on April 27, 2020. He was 52 years old.

Troy Sneed Wife

Troy Sneed had been married to his wife Emily Frances Lanson from July 2, 1993, until his death on April 27, 2020.

Troy Sneed Family – Troy Sneed Children

Troy Sneed and his wife Emily Frances had 4 children, Troy Jr., Evany, Trey and Tyler.

Troy Sneed Death

Troy Sneed died on April 27, 2020, at a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, from complications with the coronavirus. He was 52.

Mike Chandler, CEO of Rejoice! Musical Soul Food radio network said in a statement: “Troy was like a brother to me. He was a businessman. He was a husband; he was a father. He was an industry leader, so it’s not just my loss it’s a loss to the whole industry. He was one of the most talented men in our industry, but more importantly Troy was a good person and he did a lot of good work. The world is going to miss him.”

Music distribution company GoDigiPath said in a statement: “With great regret, we at GoDigiPath, LLC are literally stunned, deeply and extremely saddened as we have lost a beloved colleague and dear friend. Words truly cannot express our sorrow regarding an innocent life taken WAY TOO SOON due to Covid19! Please pray for Emily (Sneed), the kids and the extended family/loved ones of our tragically departed brother, Troy Sneed. He is missed, beyond words as our hearts are broken well beyond all understanding!”

Prophet Brian Carn wrote on Instagram: “This morning I learned the news of the transitioning of my producer and friend, Troy Sneed. What a mixer is to a microphone, and a microphone is to a voice, Troy Sneed was to my music career and so many others. Troy has been the mastermind, producer, and ink pen behind so many of the gospel community’s favorite and most popular songs. We will miss him in the earth, but we are strengthened in the word of God. We are not ignorant concerning them that sleep, and we do not mourn in the same way as them that have no hope (1 Thessalonians 4:13). Let us keep his wife (Emily) and family in our prayers for divine strength during this time.”

Gospel Recording Artist Jonathan Nelson said in an Instagram post: “THANK YOU for giving me a chance. “The Struggle is Over” was 1 of the songs that gave me space in this music biz. You gave me great insight and asst as I was building my platform. Thank you for every connection! As I reminisce, I’m so glad I answered the phone bk in 2004/5 when @iamtrentphillips said u wanted to meet me. God knows exactly who to place in your path. Some1 just called me and said you would always mention my name – wow -after all these years. Thank you TROY! Take your rest man!!”

Troy Sneed Cause of Death

Troy Sneed’s cause of death was complications with the coronavirus.

Troy Sneed Net Worth

Troy Sneed’s net worth is under review.

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